PROFICIENCY 57% 69% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
56%Cheyenne Mountain School District No. 12 in the county of E
56%Colorado Springs
34%Colorado

Cheyenne Mountain High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Cheyenne Mountain School District No. 12 in the county of E" in Colorado Springs, CO. There are a total of 1,312 students and 84 teachers at Cheyenne Mountain High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 89 free lunch students and 30 reduced lunch students.

Cheyenne Mountain High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 57.0%, which is 69% higher than the Colorado average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1312
Teachers83.69
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch89
Reduced lunch30

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment560
Taking some courses359
Taking some courses (not tests)201
Passing some courses277
Passing no courses80

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Cheyenne Mountain High School, there are a total of 560 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 359 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All45-49%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School45-49%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All65-69%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School65-69%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Cheyenne Mountain High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictColoradoNational
Caucasian 77.9% 73.4% 54.9% 51.1%
African American 2.1% 3.0% 4.7% 15.9%
Asian 4.6% 3.9% 3.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 11.7% 13.9% 32.6% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.5% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.3% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.8% 5.1% 3.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Gold Camp Elementary School60%0.4Colorado Springs, CO
Skyway Park Elementary School40%0.4Colorado Springs, CO
Cheyenne Mountain Junior High School61%0.5Colorado Springs, CO
Broadmoor Elementary School62%1.5Colorado Springs, CO
The Vanguard School (elementary)54%2.1Colorado Springs, CO
The Vanguard School (high)72%2.1Colorado Springs, CO
The Vanguard School (middle)45%2.1Colorado Springs, CO
Stratton Meadows Elementary School47%2.4Colorado Springs, CO
Midland Elementary School42%2.4Colorado Springs, CO
Buena Vista Elementary School27%2.5Colorado Springs, CO
Oak Creek Elementary School25%2.5Colorado Springs, CO
West Middle School25%2.8Colorado Springs, CO

Colorado Springs demographics profile

StatisticColorado SpringsColoradoNational
Population448,7595,359,295318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,3045091
Median age34.536.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%56%55%
Speak English87%83%79%
Speak Spanish8%12%13%

Education level achieved in Colorado Springs

IndexColorado SpringsColoradoNational
Completed 8th grade90.2%87.9%84.3%
Completed high school89.7%87.1%83.0%
Completed some college73.2%69.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree48.5%47.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors37.8%38.7%30.3%
Completed masters14.7%14.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Cheyenne Mountain High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.