Palisade High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3679 G Road
Palisade, CO 81526
Phone
(970) 254-4800
District
MESA COUNTY VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 51
County
MESA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1005
Classroom Teachers
55

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

6

(10 is best)

Better than 54.1% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Palisade High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
40%
37%
42%
32%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
18
17
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 268 26.7%
Grade 10 276 27.5%
Grade 11 234 23.3%
Grade 12 227 22.6%
Total 1005 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 68.2% 72.5% 55.9%
Black 0.7% 0.6% 4.8%
Hispanic 29.5% 25.3% 35.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 0.9% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.8% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.1% 49.0% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.9% 40.1% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.3% 8.9% 7.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 146,971 5,758,736
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 72.5 55
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.2% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.4% 35.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.7% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 17.9% 13.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 59,916 2,148,994
Single Parent Households With Children 10.6% 8.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.1% 91.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.5% 40.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.2% 17.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.7% 17.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.5% 13.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.4% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.9% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.1% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 12.2% 8.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,998 $110,480,790 54.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $560 $12,378,800 6.0%
Staff $461 $10,190,405 5.0%
General Administration $115 $2,542,075 1.2%
School Administration $666 $14,721,930 7.2%
Operation $692 $15,296,660 7.5%
Transportation $273 $6,034,665 3.0%
Other $561 $12,400,905 6.1%
Total Support $3,327 $73,543,335 35.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $932 $20,601,860 10.1%
Total Expenditures $9,257 $204,625,985 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,409 $4,930,895,654 46.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $533 $485,852,701 4.6%
Staff $551 $502,601,058 4.8%
General Administration $155 $141,120,502 1.3%
School Administration $743 $677,694,667 6.4%
Operation $892 $813,142,085 7.7%
Transportation $290 $264,731,549 2.5%
Other $680 $619,407,629 5.9%
Total Support $3,845 $3,504,450,990 33.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,331 $2,124,353,799 20.1%
Total Expenditures $11,584 $10,559,485,383 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%