Mountain View Elementary School

Mountain View Elementary School serves 391 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Mountain View Elementary School operates within the St. Vrain Valley No. Re1j School District.

Overview

The student population of 391 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 391 students
Mountain View Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Mountain View Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mountain View Elementary School 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 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.76. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Mountain View Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Mountain View Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
2%
3%
Mountain View Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
49%
32%
Mountain View Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Mountain View Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
44%
56%
Mountain View Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mountain View Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Mountain View Elementary 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.
0.57 0.76
Mountain View Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
57%
34%
Mountain View Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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%
Mountain View Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,278 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name St. Vrain Valley No. Re1j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
3
Number of Students Managed 28,278 595
St. Vrain Valley   No. Re1j School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $248 MM n/a
St. Vrain Valley   No. Re1j School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $224 MM n/a
St. Vrain Valley   No. Re1j School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,616 $0
St. Vrain Valley   No. Re1j School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,704 $0
St. Vrain Valley   No. Re1j School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Olde Columbine High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Longs Peak Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northridge Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Longmont Longs Peak Middle School
    1500 14th Ave
    Longmont , CO , 80501
    (303)776-5611
    0.2  mi  |  419  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Longmont Olde Columbine High School
    Alternative School
    1200 South Sunset
    Longmont , CO , 80501
    (720)494-3961
    Alternative School
    0.4  mi  |  93  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Longmont Longmont High School
    1040 Sunset St
    Longmont , CO , 80501
    (303)776-6014
    0.6  mi  |  1201  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Longmont Northridge Elementary School
    1200 19th Ave
    Longmont , CO , 80501
    (303)772-3040
    0.7  mi  |  369  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Longmont Spangler Elementary School
    1440 Collyer St
    Longmont , CO , 80501
    (720)494-3761
    0.9  mi  |  398  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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