W H Heaton Middle School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
6 Adair Road
Pueblo, CO 81001
(School attendance zone shown in map)
W H Heaton Middle School serves 665 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
W H Heaton 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

W H Heaton Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

W H Heaton Middle School's student population of 665 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students665 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

W H Heaton Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of W H Heaton Middle School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1265 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
76%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
18%
53%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.390.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePueblo School District No. 60 In The County Of Pueblo And School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to W H Heaton Middle School is East High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Risley International Academy Of Innovation (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belmont Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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