Mountain Vista High School

10585 Mountain Vista Ridge
Littleton, CO 80126
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 2,365 students in grades 9-12, Mountain Vista High School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,365 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : 98% (Top 1% in CO)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 55% (Top 20%)
  • : 78% (Top 5%)
  • : 47% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mountain Vista High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Mountain Vista High School's student population of 2,365 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 116 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,365 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
116 teachers
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School Rankings

Mountain Vista High School ranks within the top 10% of all 1,779 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Mountain Vista High School is 0.41, 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.
This School
State Level (CO)
#97 out of 1779 schools
(Top 10%)
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55%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mountain Vista High 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 2021-22 school year data.
78%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mountain Vista High 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 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
47%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
15:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
35%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mountain Vista High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
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White
76%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Colorado.
0.41
This chart display the diversity score of Mountain Vista High School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
98%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Mountain Vista High School and public school graduation rate of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mountain Vista High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mountain Vista High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mountain Vista High School's ranking?
Mountain Vista High School is ranked #97 out of 1,779 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Mountain Vista High School often compared to?
Mountain Vista High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Rock Canyon High School, Highlands Ranch High School, Thunderridge High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% CO state average), while 78% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% CO state average).
What is the graduation rate of Mountain Vista High School?
The graduation rate of Mountain Vista High School is 98%, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 82%.
How many students attend Mountain Vista High School?
2,365 students attend Mountain Vista High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Mountain Vista High School students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mountain Vista High School?
Mountain Vista High School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Mountain Vista High School offer ?
Mountain Vista High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Mountain Vista High School part of?
Mountain Vista High School is part of Douglas County School District No. Re 1.
In what neighborhood is Mountain Vista High School located?
Mountain Vista High School is located in the Southridge neighborhood of Littleton, CO. There are 4 other public schools located in Southridge.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,365 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : 98% (Top 1%)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 55% (Top 20%)
  • : 78% (Top 5%)
  • : 47% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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