Avery/parsons Elementary School

516 East Main St

Buena Vista, CO 81211-2027

Tel: (719)395-7020
Grades: PK-5

484 students

Avery/parsons Elementary School serves 484 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Avery/parsons Elementary School operates within the Buena Vista No. R-31 School District.

Overview

The student population of 484 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 484 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Hispanic
10%
32%
Black
1%
5%
White
85%
56%
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.27 0.39
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.
34%
34%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 994 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Buena Vista No. R-31 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 994 561
District Total Revenue $10 MM $7 MM
District Spending $10 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,271 $11,613
District Spending / Student $10,104 $12,022
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 Chaffee County High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Buena Vista Online Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Buena Vista Online Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Buena VistaChaffee County High School
    Alternative School
    613 East Main St
    Buena VistaCO 81211
    (719)395-4064
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | 43 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Buena VistaBuena Vista Online Academy
    613 East Main St
    Buena VistaCO 81211
    (719)395-4064
    0.1 mi | 7 students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • Buena VistaBuena Vista High School
    Railroad And Marquette
    Buena VistaCO 81211
    (719)395-7100
    0.5 mi | 262 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Buena VistaHarry L Mc Ginnis Middle School
    South Railroad And Marquette
    Buena VistaCO 81211
    (719)395-7060
    0.5 mi | 198 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • SalidaLongfellow Elementary School
    350 West 8th St
    SalidaCO 81201
    (719)530-5260
    22.6 mi | 410 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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