Vantage Point

10900 Huron St,

Northglenn, CO, 80234-3399

Tel: (720)972-5800
Grades: KG-12

526 students

Vantage Point serves 526 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Vantage Point operates within the Adams 12 Five Star s School District.

Overview

The student population of 526 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 526 students
Vantage Point Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 63% Male / 37%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Vantage Point Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Vantage Point Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 15:1 15:1
Vantage Point Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Vantage Point Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
41%
32%
Vantage Point Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
5%
Vantage Point Black (1988-2012)
White
52%
56%
Vantage Point White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Vantage Point Sch Ethnicity Vantage Point 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 0.58
Vantage Point 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.
36%
34%
Vantage Point Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Vantage Point Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 44,898 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Adams 12 Five Star s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
54
3
Number of Students Managed 44,898 554
Adams 12 Five Star s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $399 MM $7 MM
Adams 12 Five Star s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $403 MM $7 MM
Adams 12 Five Star s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,765 $11,613
Adams 12 Five Star s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,865 $12,022
Adams 12 Five Star s 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 Northglenn High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Northglenn Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Global Village Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Northglenn Global Village Academy
    Charter School
    555 West 112th Ave
    Northglenn , CO , 80234
    (303)446-7100
    Charter School
    0.4  mi  |  327  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Northglenn Westview Elementary School
    1300 Roseanna Dr
    Northglenn , CO , 80234
    (720)972-5680
    0.5  mi  |  449  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Northglenn Hillcrest Elementary School
    10335 Croke Dr
    Northglenn , CO , 80221
    (720)972-5380
    0.8  mi  |  477  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Northglenn Stukey Elementary School
    11080 Grant Dr
    Northglenn , CO , 80233
    (720)972-5420
    0.8  mi  |  400  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Northglenn The Studio School
    Magnet School
    10604 Grant Dr
    Northglenn , CO , 80233
    (720)972-3620
    Magnet School
    0.9  mi  |  279  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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