Grand Valley High School

Grand Valley High School serves 290 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Grand Valley High School operates within the Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District.
Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 290 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 290 students
Grand Valley High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Grand Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Grand Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Grand Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more 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 14:1 18:1
Grand Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
3%
1%
Grand Valley High School American Indian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
31%
33%
Grand Valley High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
61%
55%
Grand Valley High School White Students (1989-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Grand Valley High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Grand Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.53 0.38
Grand Valley High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
30%
35%
Grand Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
12%
7%
Grand Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District's student population of 1,050 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 63% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,856 is higher than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,828 is higher than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,050 555
Grand Valley,   No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 83%
Grand Valley,   No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District Graduation Rate (2005-2014)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $7 MM
Grand Valley,   No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $16 MM $7 MM
Grand Valley,   No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,856 $12,220
Grand Valley,   No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,828 $11,937
Grand Valley,   No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 De Beque Undivided High School (11 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grand Valley Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grand Valley Center For Family Learning (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ParachuteGrand Valley Center For Family Learning
    Grades: PK-1 | 244 students
    0.8 miles
    100 East Second St
    ParachuteCO 81635
    (970)285-5702
    0.8PK-1244
  • ParachuteBea Underwood Elementary School
    Grades: 2-5 | 288 students
    1 miles
    0741 Tamarisk Trail
    ParachuteCO 81635
    (970)285-5703
    12-5288
  • ParachuteGrand Valley Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 228 students
    2 miles
    0364 Siprelle Dr
    ParachuteCO 81635
    (970)285-5707
    26-8228
  • De BequeDe Beque Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 93 students
    11 miles
    730 Minter Ave
    De BequeCO 81630
    (970)283-5418
    11PK-693
  • De BequeDe Beque Undivided High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 53 students
    11 miles
    730 Minter Ave
    De BequeCO 81630
    (970)283-5596
    117-1253

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5.0  2/23/2011
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