Sierra Vista Elementary School

  • Sierra Vista Elementary School serves 483 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sierra Vista Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Sierra Vista Elementary School's student population of 483 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students483 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sierra Vista Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Sierra Vista Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank#810 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
39%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sierra Vista Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
55%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sierra Vista Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.550.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sierra Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sierra Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePueblo County School District 70 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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