Valley View K-8 Elementary School

660 West 70th Ave,

Denver, CO, 80221-2818

Tel: (303)853-1560
Grades: KG-8

474 students

Valley View K-8 Elementary School serves 474 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Valley View K-8 Elementary School operates within the Mapleton, No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St School District.

Overview

The student population of 474 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 474 students
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Valley View K-8 Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 15:1
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
2%
1%
Valley View K-8 Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Asian (1988-2011)
Hispanic
69%
32%
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
5%
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
22%
56%
Valley View K-8 Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Valley View K-8 Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Valley View K-8 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.
0.48 0.58
Valley View K-8 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.
55%
34%
Valley View K-8 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.
14%
7%
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,963 students has grown by 106% over five years.
School District Name Mapleton, No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 11,963 554
Mapleton,   No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $7 MM
Mapleton,   No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $49 MM $7 MM
Mapleton,   No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,858 $11,613
Mapleton,   No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,451 $12,022
Mapleton,   No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St 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 Global Leadership Academy (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is M. Scott Carpenter Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Francis M. Day Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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