Mesa View Elementary School

2967 B Road
Grand Junction, CO 81503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Mesa View Elementary School serves 359 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mesa View Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 359 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Mesa View Elementary School's student population of 359 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
359 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Mesa View Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Mesa View Elementary School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#866 out of 1734 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
35%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
73%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mesa View Elementary School's ranking?
Mesa View Elementary School is ranked #866 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Mesa View Elementary School often compared to?
Mesa View Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like New Emerson School At Columbus by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Mesa View Elementary School?
359 students attend Mesa View Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
73% of Mesa View Elementary School students are White, 22% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mesa View Elementary School?
Mesa View Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Mesa View Elementary School offer ?
Mesa View Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Mesa View Elementary School part of?
Mesa View Elementary School is part of Mesa County Valley School District No. 51.

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 359 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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