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Salida High School (leave a review)
Contact Information

+1 (719) 530-5400

26 Jones Avenue

Salida, Colorado


About Salida High School
9th Grade - 12th Grade

Salida High School is one of 6 schools in the Salida School District No. R-32 of Colorado.

A relatively average sized school, it has an enrolment of 325 students from 9th Grade to 12th Grade and is classified as a regular school.

The number of teachers at Salida 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.

The average teacher's salary is $40,576, which is lower than the Colorado state average of $53,492.

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Local Area
Students by Year Group
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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. 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
Salida High School 325$7,79913$40,5760.31
Horizons Exploratory Academy (0.13 miles) 29$8,66812$44,2250.29
Salida Middle School (0.14 miles) 321$7,97214$49,8770.36
Salida Early Childhood Center (0.19 miles) 63$20,472140.37
Crest Academy (0.36 miles) 28$8,62914$43,0050.14
Salida Montessori Charter School (0.48 miles) 73$1,6569$25,3770.20

Salida High School

Number of pupils325
Funding per pupil$7,799
Pupils per teacher13
Average teacher salary$40,576
Diversity index0.31

Horizons Exploratory Academy (0.13 miles)

Number of pupils29
Funding per pupil$8,668
Pupils per teacher12
Average teacher salary$44,225
Diversity index0.29

Salida Middle School (0.14 miles)

Number of pupils321
Funding per pupil$7,972
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$49,877
Diversity index0.36

Salida Early Childhood Center (0.19 miles)

Number of pupils63
Funding per pupil$20,472
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary
Diversity index0.37

Crest Academy (0.36 miles)

Number of pupils28
Funding per pupil$8,629
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$43,005
Diversity index0.14

Salida Montessori Charter School (0.48 miles)

Number of pupils73
Funding per pupil$1,656
Pupils per teacher9
Average teacher salary$25,377
Diversity index0.20
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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.
1183rdlargest school
914thhighest number of FTE teachers
340thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
1476thhighest average teaching salary
1270thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
802ndhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
1471sthighest diversity index
700thhighest 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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