Gunnison Valley School (Closed 2012)

  • Gunnison Valley School served 26 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was <50% (which was lower than the Colorado state average of 82%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was ≥50% (which was lower than the Colorado state average of 89%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Gunnison Valley School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

Gunnison Valley School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students26 students
This chart display total students of Gunnison Valley School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Gunnison Valley School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Gunnison Valley School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank (10-11)#1668 out of 1706 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gunnison Valley School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
89%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gunnison Valley School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gunnison Valley School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Gunnison Valley School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gunnison Valley School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
97%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gunnison Valley School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gunnison Valley School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.060.60
This chart display the diversity score of Gunnison Valley School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate (10-11)≥50%
75%
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gunnison Valley School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gunnison Valley School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGunnison Watershed School District Re1j School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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