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Lamar High School (leave a review)
Contact Information

+1 (719) 336-3488

1900 South 11Th Street

Lamar, Colorado


About Lamar High School
9th Grade - 12th Grade

Lamar High School is one of 6 schools in the Lamar School District No. Re-2 of Colorado.

Lamar High School is a regular school, specialising in 9th Grade to 12th Grade. Compared to other schools in Colorado, this is a relatively average sized school since it has an enrolment of 404 students.

The number of teachers at Lamar High School has remained static in recent years, and you can see from the pyramid chart on this page that the pupil population has lately remained static.

An average teaching salary at Lamar High School is $41,664, which is lower than the Colorado state average of $53,492.

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Students by Year Group
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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

Targeted assistance program

Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Lamar High School 404$1,94216$41,6640.53
Melvin Hendrickson Development Center (0.29 miles) 125$4,377330.50
Washington Elementary School (0.94 miles) 309$1,26613$37,0080.48
Parkview Elementary School (0.97 miles) 281$1,14413$40,2350.44
Lamar Middle School (1 miles) 337$1,48715$42,7690.52
Alta Vista Charter School (4.3 miles) 122$1,94012$42,6500.36

Lamar High School

Number of pupils404
Funding per pupil$1,942
Pupils per teacher16
Average teacher salary$41,664
Diversity index0.53

Melvin Hendrickson Development Center (0.29 miles)

Number of pupils125
Funding per pupil$4,377
Pupils per teacher33
Average teacher salary
Diversity index0.50

Washington Elementary School (0.94 miles)

Number of pupils309
Funding per pupil$1,266
Pupils per teacher13
Average teacher salary$37,008
Diversity index0.48

Parkview Elementary School (0.97 miles)

Number of pupils281
Funding per pupil$1,144
Pupils per teacher13
Average teacher salary$40,235
Diversity index0.44

Lamar Middle School (1 miles)

Number of pupils337
Funding per pupil$1,487
Pupils per teacher15
Average teacher salary$42,769
Diversity index0.52

Alta Vista Charter School (4.3 miles)

Number of pupils122
Funding per pupil$1,940
Pupils per teacher12
Average teacher salary$42,650
Diversity index0.36
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Rankings within Colorado
There are 1,876 schools in Colorado. Rankings don't always go up to 1,876 because some schools have missing data.
952ndlargest school
939thhighest number of FTE teachers
881stlowest pupil-teacher ratio
1429thhighest average teaching salary
635thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
1020thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
481sthighest diversity index
1402ndhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

9th Grade - 12th Grade: 6.6 hours

Kindergarten: 160 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 160 days

12th Grade: 160 days

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