1000 South Albany
Yuma, CO 80759
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Yuma High School serves 224 students in grades 9-12.
Yuma High 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Yuma High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

Yuma High School's student population of 224 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
224 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Yuma High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Yuma High School is 0.51, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1197 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
52%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
47%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 224 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 50%)

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