Custer County High School

709 Main St, Westcliffe, CO 81252 | (719) 783-2291
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 178
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 730, Westcliffe, CO 81252
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 178
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 13.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 87 (48.9%)
  • Females: 91 (51.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 8 (4.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 46 (25.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 54 (30.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Custer County High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian31.7%
Black42.2%
Asian10.6%
Hispanic21.1%
White16894.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Custer County High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade4625.8%
10th Grade3921.9%
11th Grade4324.2%
12th Grade5028.1%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 60%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:40%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $28,299
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Custer County High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience--
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$29,80690%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Custer County High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 05, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Custer County Schools are excellent in quality! Wonderful teacher to student ratio making more one-on-one attention for all students. The staff is very good at working with parents and students in all matters.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Custer County High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on CSAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

CSAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201036.0%36.0%39.0%
200943.0%43.0%35.0%
200835.0%35.0%37.0%
 
Reading Test
201076.0%76.0%67.0%
200978.0%78.0%67.0%
200878.0%78.0%66.0%
 
Writing Test
201057.0%57.0%49.0%
200968.0%68.0%52.0%
200856.0%56.0%49.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201037.0%37.0%30.0%
200933.0%33.0%30.0%
200827.0%27.0%30.0%
 
Reading Test
201087.0%87.0%66.0%
200974.0%74.0%70.0%
200869.0%69.0%66.0%
 
Science Test
201063.0%63.0%47.0%
200952.0%52.0%50.0%
200851.0%51.0%47.0%
 
Writing Test
201055.0%55.0%47.0%
200953.0%53.0%49.0%
200859.0%59.0%47.0%
 
Source: CO Department of Education 2009-2010

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