Trinidad Middle School

614 Park Street
Trinidad, CO 81082
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Trinidad Middle School serves 200 students in grades 6-8.
Trinidad Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 200 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Trinidad Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

Trinidad Middle School's student population of 200 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
200 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Trinidad Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Trinidad Middle School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1699 out of 1734 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
72%
35%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
25%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Trinidad Middle School's ranking?
Trinidad Middle School is ranked #1699 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 11-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Trinidad Middle School?
200 students attend Trinidad Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Trinidad Middle School students are Hispanic, 25% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Trinidad Middle School?
Trinidad Middle School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Trinidad Middle School offer ?
Trinidad Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Trinidad Middle School part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 200 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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