Chaffee County High School

613 East Main St

Buena Vista, CO 81211-2027

Tel: (719)395-4064
Grades 7-12
47 students
Chaffee County High School serves 47 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Chaffee County High School operates within the Buena Vista No. R-31 School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 47 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 47 students
Chaffee County High School Total Students (1991-2014)
Gender % Chaffee County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Chaffee County High School Total Teachers (1993-2014)
Students by Grade Chaffee County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 18:1
Chaffee County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2014)
American Indian
6%
1%
Chaffee County High School American Indian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
9%
33%
Chaffee County High School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
83%
55%
Chaffee County High School White Students (1991-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Chaffee County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Chaffee County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.30 0.38
Chaffee County High School Diversity Score (1991-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
42%
35%
Chaffee County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Chaffee County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 968 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 79% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,961 is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,988 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Buena Vista No. R-31 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 968 555
Buena Vista   No. R-31 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 83%
Buena Vista   No. R-31 School District Graduation Rate (2006-2010)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $7 MM
Buena Vista   No. R-31 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $11 MM $7 MM
Buena Vista   No. R-31 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,961 $12,220
Buena Vista   No. R-31 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,988 $11,937
Buena Vista   No. R-31 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Buena Vista High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harry L Mc Ginnis Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Avery/parsons Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buena VistaAvery/parsons Elementary School
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 469 students516 East Main St
    Buena VistaCO 81211
    (719)395-7020
    0.1PK-5469
  • Buena VistaBuena Vista High School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 250 studentsRailroad And Marquette
    Buena VistaCO 81211
    (719)395-7100
    0.59-12250
  • Buena VistaHarry L Mc Ginnis Middle School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 202 studentsSouth Railroad And Marquette
    Buena VistaCO 81211
    (719)395-7060
    0.56-8202
  • SalidaLongfellow Elementary School
    22.6 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 425 students425 West 7th St
    SalidaCO 81201
    (719)530-5260
    22.6KG-4425
  • SalidaCrest Academy
    22.8 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 27 students220 12th St
    SalidaCO 81201
    (719)530-0681
    22.85-827

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