Grand Valley High School

  • Grand Valley High School serves 280 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 46%.
  • Grand Valley High School operates within the Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District.
  • Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 280 students has declined by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 280 students
Grand Valley High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Grand Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Grand Valley High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Grand Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 18:1
Grand Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
3%
1%
Grand Valley High School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Grand Valley High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
30%
33%
Grand Valley High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
1%
5%
Grand Valley High School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
61%
54%
Grand Valley High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Grand Valley High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Grand Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.54 0.39
Grand Valley High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a
10%
Grand Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a
2%
Grand Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District's student population of 1,038 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 59% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,206 is higher than the state average of $13,207. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,501 is less than the state average of $13,450. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,038 575
Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 89% 83%
Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District Graduation Rate (2005-2015)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $8 MM
Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $13 MM $8 MM
Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $14,206 $13,207
Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,501 $13,450
Grand Valley, No. 16, In The County Of Garfi School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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5  2/23/2011
Great classes small sized school with approachable faculty.
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