Mountain Vista High School

Mountain Vista High School serves 2,032 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Mountain Vista High School operates within the Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District.
The school district's 98% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 2032 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 94 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,032 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 94 teachers
Students by Grade Mountain Vista High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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 22:1 15:1
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
10%
32%
White
80%
56%
All Ethnic Groups Mountain Vista High School Sch Ethnicity Mountain Vista High 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.
0.35 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.
4%
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.
1%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 65,214 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 98% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
82
3
Number of Students Managed 65,214 594
Douglas County  , No. Re 1 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 98% 78%
Douglas County  , No. Re 1 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue n/a $7 MM
Douglas County  , No. Re 1 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending n/a $7 MM
Douglas County  , No. Re 1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student n/a $11,613
Douglas County  , No. Re 1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student n/a $12,022
Douglas County  , No. Re 1 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 Rock Canyon High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mountain Ridge Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Summit View Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Highlands RanchMountain Ridge Middle School
    10590 Monte Vista Way
    Highlands RanchCO 80126
    (303)387-1800
    0.1 mi | 1017 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • Highlands RanchSummit View Elementary School
    10200 South Piedmont Dr
    Highlands RanchCO 80126
    (303)387-6800
    0.7 mi | 562 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Highlands RanchCopper Mesa Elementary School
    3501 Poston Parkway
    Highlands RanchCO 80126
    (303)387-7375
    0.9 mi | 658 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Highlands RanchHeritage Elementary School
    3350 Summit View Parkway
    Highlands RanchCO 80126
    (303)387-6725
    1 mi | 655 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Highlands RanchArrowwood Elementary School
    10345 Arrowwood Dr
    Highlands RanchCO 80130
    (303)387-6875
    1.7 mi | 440 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Did You Know?
Highlands Ranch, CO public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.32, which is lower than the Colorado average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Highlands Ranch is Arrowwood Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.