Chaffee County High School

613 East Main St

Buena Vista, CO 81211-2027

Grades: 7-12

43 students

Chaffee County High School serves 43 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Chaffee County High School operates within the Buena Vista No. R-31 School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 43 students has declined by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 43 students
Gender % 57% Male / 43%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 15:1 16:1
American Indian
4%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
2%
32%
White
91%
56%
Two or more races
2%
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.
0.17 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.
37%
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.
2%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 994 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 79% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,271 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,104 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Buena Vista No. R-31 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 994 561
Graduation Rate 81% 78%
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 Buena Vista Online Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Buena Vista Online Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Buena Vista Online Academy (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buena VistaBuena Vista Online Academy
    613 East Main St
    Buena VistaCO 81211
    (719)395-4064
    0 mi | Gr. 3-12 | 7 students                      
  • Buena VistaAvery/parsons Elementary School
    516 East Main St
    Buena VistaCO 81211
    (719)395-7020
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 484 students                      
  • Buena VistaBuena Vista High School
    Railroad And Marquette
    Buena VistaCO 81211
    (719)395-7100
    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 262 students                      
  • Buena VistaHarry L Mc Ginnis Middle School
    South Railroad And Marquette
    Buena VistaCO 81211
    (719)395-7060
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 198 students                      
  • SalidaLongfellow Elementary School
    350 West 8th St
    SalidaCO 81201
    (719)530-5260
    22.6 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 410 students                      

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