Grand Valley High School

Grand Valley High School serves 306 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Grand Valley High School operates within the Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District.
The school district's 84% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 306 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 306 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more 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 14:1 16:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
36%
32%
White
59%
56%
Two or more races
3%
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.
0.53 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.
41%
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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,295 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 90% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,903 is higher than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $28,159 is higher than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has grown by 170% over four years.
School District Name Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,295 561
Graduation Rate 84% 78%
District Total Revenue $18 MM $7 MM
District Spending $40 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,903 $11,613
District Spending / Student $28,159 $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 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
    100 East Second St
    ParachuteCO 81635
    (970)285-5702
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-1 | 265 students                      
  • ParachuteBea Underwood Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    0741 Tamarisk Trail
    ParachuteCO 81635
    (970)285-5703
    1 mi | Gr. 2-5 | 320 students                      
  • ParachuteGrand Valley Middle School
    0364 Siprelle Dr
    ParachuteCO 81635
    (970)285-5707
    2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 235 students                      
  • ParachuteL.w. St. John Elementary School
    460 Stone Quarry Rd
    ParachuteCO 81635
    (970)285-5701
    4 mi | Gr. 4-5 | 169 students                      
  • De BequeDe Beque Elementary School
    730 Minter Ave
    De BequeCO 81630
    (970)283-5418
    11 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 100 students                      

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  • Recommended February 23, 2011 - Great classes small sized school with approachable faculty. - Posted by Parent

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