Mountain Vista Community School

  • Mountain Vista Community School serves 616 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Mountain Vista Community School's student population of 616 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mountain Vista Community School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mountain Vista Community School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#502 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mountain Vista Community 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
57%
34%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
21%
53%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mountain Vista Community School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.620.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mountain Vista Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrison No. 2 in the county of El Paso an School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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