Vantage Point

  • Vantage Point serves 343 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Vantage Point 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Vantage Point's student population of 343 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vantage Point is ranked within the bottom 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 Vantage Point 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#1764 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
57%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
36%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.60
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Graduation Rate45-49%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdams 12 Five Star Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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