Colorado High School

1500 North Lone Wolf Blvd, Colorado City, TX 79512 | (325) 728-3424
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 266
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1500 N Lone Wolf Blvd, Colorado City, TX 79512
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Jeremy Ross
  • Fax: (325) 728-1083
  • Website: ccity.esc14.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 266
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 8.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 127 (47.7%)
  • Females: 139 (52.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 31 (11.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 105 (39.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 136 (51.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Colorado High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.4%
Black124.5%
Asian10.4%
Hispanic13550.8%
White11744.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Colorado High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade8030.1%
10th Grade7728.9%
11th Grade5420.3%
12th Grade5520.7%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
36.0%
District:
38.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
64.0%
District:
35.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
96.1%
District:
88.7%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
3.9%
District:
8.1%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
12.0
District:
13.5
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
23.3%
District:
24.8%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
5.0%
District:
13.2%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
31.8%
District:
25.8%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
26.8%
District:
30.1%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$65,408
District:
$66,189
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$40,355
District:
$40,601
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$29,952
District:
$29,902
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$32,113
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$37,542
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$44,391
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,367
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Colorado High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
SAT & ACT Exam Details (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT or ACT Exam
School:
76.2%
District:
65.3%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
12.5%
District:
12.5%
State:
26.9%
ACT Average Score
School:
18.9
District:
18.9
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201075.0%74.0%70.0%
200963.0%59.0%67.0%
200868.0%69.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201091.0%91.0%92.0%
200993.0%94.0%87.0%
200893.0%90.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200845.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
20087.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201089.0%90.0%90.0%
200993.0%92.0%88.0%
200869.0%63.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201080.0%77.0%74.0%
200979.0%77.0%65.0%
200854.0%49.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201079.0%78.0%74.0%
200963.0%60.0%66.0%
200857.0%55.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201088.0%88.0%93.0%
200996.0%95.0%90.0%
200882.0%78.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201098.0%93.0%93.0%
200988.0%85.0%92.0%
200895.0%93.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201091.0%87.0%89.0%
200966.0%60.0%81.0%
200893.0%91.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201096.0%92.0%91.0%
200973.0%68.0%85.0%
200881.0%82.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
2010100.0%98.0%98.0%
200994.0%93.0%97.0%
2008100.0%100.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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