Buena Vista School District No. R-31 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 962 students in Buena Vista School District No. R-31 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Colorado.
Public Schools in Buena Vista School District No. R-31 School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Buena Vista School District No. R-31 School District are Buena Vista High School, Buena Vista Middle School and Avery/parsons Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Buena Vista School District No. R-31 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Buena Vista School District No. R-31 School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
5 Schools
1,919 Schools
# Students
962 Students
881,937 Students
# Teachers
75 Teachers
53,045 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Buena Vista School District No. R-31 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 185 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has decreased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#69 out of 186 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Buena Vista School District No. R-31  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Buena Vista School District No. R-31  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Buena Vista School District No. R-31  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Buena Vista School District No. R-31  School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.31
0.61
# American Indian Students
5 Students
5,836 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
9 Students
28,404 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
135 Students
301,375 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
34%
# Black Students
10 Students
40,310 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
787 Students
462,435 Students
% White Students
82%
52%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
2,451 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
15 Students
40,787 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
73
26,250
# Students in K Grade:
67
58,131
# Students in 1st Grade:
71
61,684
# Students in 2nd Grade:
64
61,401
# Students in 3rd Grade:
70
62,293
# Students in 4th Grade:
62
63,472
# Students in 5th Grade:
62
64,703
# Students in 6th Grade:
71
67,370
# Students in 7th Grade:
67
69,201
# Students in 8th Grade:
49
69,365
# Students in 9th Grade:
77
70,949
# Students in 10th Grade:
89
68,743
# Students in 11th Grade:
66
67,226
# Students in 12th Grade:
74
71,149
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,972 is higher than the state median of $14,134. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,075 is less than the state median of $13,247. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$14 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Buena Vista School District No. R-31  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$13 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Buena Vista School District No. R-31  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,972
$14,134
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Buena Vista School District No. R-31  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,075
$13,247
This chart display average spending per public school student in Buena Vista School District No. R-31  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Buena Vista School District No. R-31 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Buena Vista High School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
559 Railroad
Buena Vista, CO 81211
(719) 395-7100
Grades: 9-12
| 267 students
Rank: #22.
Buena Vista Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
549 Railroad
Buena Vista, CO 81211
(719) 395-7060
Grades: 6-8
| 187 students
Rank: #33.
Avery/parsons Elementary School
Math: 21% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
516 East Main Street
Buena Vista, CO 81211
(719) 395-7020
Grades: K-5
| 396 students
Rank: n/an/a
Chaffee County High School
Alternative School
613 East Main Street
Buena Vista, CO 81211
(719) 395-4064
Grades: 7-12
| 39 students
Rank: n/an/a
516 East Main Street
Buena Vista, CO 81211
(719) 395-5270
Grades: PK
| 73 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Buena Vista School District No. R-31 School District
  • 113 NORTH COURT STREET, BUENA VISTA, CO, 81211
  • (719) 395-7099
  • bvschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 962 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Top 50% in CO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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