Monte Vista School District No. C-8

59 North Broadway
Monte Vista, CO 81144-3108
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 1,074 students in Monte Vista School District No. C-8. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
Public Schools in Monte Vista School District No. C-8 have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the Colorado public school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 47% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
6 Schools
1,939 Schools
# Students
1,074 Students
880,585 Students
# Teachers
82 Teachers
53,204 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Monte Vista School District No. C-8, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 178 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 70-74% has decreased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#146 out of 180 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Monte Vista School District No. C-8, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Monte Vista School District No. C-8 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Monte Vista School District No. C-8 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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
70-74%
81%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Monte Vista School District No. C-8 and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.45
0.61
# American Indian Students
15 Students
5,720 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
4 Students
28,116 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
743 Students
305,656 Students
% Hispanic Students
69%
35%
# Black Students
5 Students
40,168 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# White Students
288 Students
455,319 Students
% White Students
27%
52%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
2,567 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
19 Students
43,153 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
49
30,884
# Students in K Grade:
53
61,531
# Students in 1st Grade:
48
59,964
# Students in 2nd Grade:
78
61,530
# Students in 3rd Grade:
78
61,294
# Students in 4th Grade:
54
62,059
# Students in 5th Grade:
67
63,301
# Students in 6th Grade:
90
64,472
# Students in 7th Grade:
90
66,826
# Students in 8th Grade:
81
68,888
# Students in 9th Grade:
109
71,759
# Students in 10th Grade:
87
69,031
# Students in 11th Grade:
93
67,423
# Students in 12th Grade:
97
71,623
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,489 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,247. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,806 is less than the state median of $15,560. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue
$13 MM
$13,426 MM
This chart display total revenue of Monte Vista School District No. C-8 and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$12 MM
$13,702 MM
This chart display total spending of Monte Vista School District No. C-8 and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,489
$15,247
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Monte Vista School District No. C-8 and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,806
$15,560
This chart display average spending per public school student in Monte Vista School District No. C-8 and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Monte Vista School District No. C-8 Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Byron Syring Delta Center
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
345 Prospect
Monte Vista, CO 81144
(719) 852-2212
Grades: 9-12
| 57 students
Rank: #22.
Monte Vista Senior High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
295 East Prospect
Monte Vista, CO 81144
(719) 852-3586
Grades: 9-12
| 265 students
Rank: #33.
Bill Metz Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
545 Second
Monte Vista, CO 81144
(719) 852-4041
Grades: 2-5
| 270 students
Rank: #44.
Monte Vista Middle School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3720 Sherman Avenue
Monte Vista, CO 81144
(719) 852-5984
Grades: 6-8
| 239 students
Rank: n/an/a
215 Lyell
Monte Vista, CO 81144
(719) 852-3231
Grades: PK-1
| 150 students
Rank: n/an/a
Monte Vista On-line Academy
Alternative School
Reading: ≥50%
345 East Prospect
Monte Vista, CO 81144
(719) 852-2212
Grades: 4-12
| 93 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Monte Vista School District No. C-8?
Monte Vista School District No. C-8 manages 6 public schools serving 1,074 students.
What is the rank of Monte Vista School District No. C-8?
Monte Vista School District No. C-8 is ranked #149 out of 178 school districts in Colorado (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in Monte Vista School District No. C-8?
69% of Monte Vista School District No. C-8 students are Hispanic, 27% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Monte Vista School District No. C-8?
Monte Vista School District No. C-8 has a student/teacher ratio of 13:1, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 17:1.
What is Monte Vista School District No. C-8's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $10,806 is less than the state median of $15,560. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,074 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-74% (Btm 50% in CO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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