Vista Charter School

932 North Park Ave Building

Montrose, CO 81401

Tel: (970)249-4470
Grades: 9-12

170 students

Vista Charter School serves 170 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Vista Charter School operates within the Montrose County Re-1j School District.
The school district's 84% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 170 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 170 students
Vista Charter School Total Students (2005-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Vista Charter School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2013)
Students by Grade Vista Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 25:1 16:1
Vista Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Vista Charter School American Indian (2006-2013)
Hispanic
33%
32%
Vista Charter School Hispanic (2005-2013)
White
64%
56%
Vista Charter School White (2005-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Vista Charter School Two or more races (2009-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Vista Charter School Sch Ethnicity Vista Charter School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.49 0.38
Vista Charter School Diversity Score (2005-2013)
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.
56%
34%
Vista Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2013)
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.
15%
7%
Vista Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,283 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 93% over five years.
School District Name Montrose County Re-1j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed 6,283 561
Montrose County   Re-1j School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 84% 78%
Montrose County   Re-1j School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $7 MM
Montrose County   Re-1j School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $53 MM $7 MM
Montrose County   Re-1j School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,261 $11,613
Montrose County   Re-1j School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,140 $12,022
Montrose County   Re-1j School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Montrose High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Centennial Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northside Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MontroseNorthside Elementary School
    528 North Uncompahgre
    MontroseCO 81401
    (970)249-2554
    0.3 mi | 376 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MontroseCentennial Middle School
    1100 South 5th St
    MontroseCO 81401
    (970)249-2576
    1.1 mi | 537 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MontroseMontrose High School
    600 South Selig Ave
    MontroseCO 81401
    (970)249-6636
    1.1 mi | 1366 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MontrosePassage Charter School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    703 South 9th St
    MontroseCO 81401
    (970)249-1472
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    1.3 mi | 24 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MontrosePeak Virtual Academy
    930 Colorado Ave
    MontroseCO 81401
    (970)249-7726
    1.4 mi | 76 students | Gr. KG-12                      

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