Valley View K-8 Elementary School

Valley View K-8 Elementary School serves 483 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Valley View K-8 Elementary School operates within the Mapleton, No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St School District.

School Overview

The student population of 483 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 483 students
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Valley View K-8 Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Valley View K-8 Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is equal to the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 18:1
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Valley View K-8 Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
77%
33%
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
17%
55%
Valley View K-8 Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Valley View K-8 Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.38 0.38
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
63%
35%
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
15%
7%
Valley View K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,714 students has grown by 50% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,814 is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,983 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Mapleton, No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed 8,714 555
Mapleton,   No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $7 MM
Mapleton,   No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $52 MM $7 MM
Mapleton,   No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,814 $12,220
Mapleton,   No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,983 $11,937
Mapleton,   No. 1, In The County Of Adams & St School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DenverM. Scott Carpenter Middle School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 594 students7001 Lipan St
    DenverCO 80221
    (303)428-8583
    0.46-8594
  • DenverFrancis M. Day Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 388 students1740 Jordan Dr
    DenverCO 80221
    (303)428-1330
    0.7PK-5388
  • DenverGlobal Leadership Academy
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 600 students7480 Conifer Rd
    DenverCO 80221
    (303)853-1930
    0.8PK-12600
  • DenverAdventure Elementary School
    Magnet School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 415 students7700 Delta St
    DenverCO 80221
    (303)853-1410
    0.9PK-6415
  • DenverMapleton Early College High School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 220 students8980 York St
    DenverCO 80229
    (303)853-1960
    0.99-12220

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