10900 Huron Street
Denver, CO 80234
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Vantage Point serves 343 students in grades 6-12.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 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 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Vantage Point is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1778 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
17:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Graduation Rate
50-54%
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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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 343 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 50-54% (Btm 50% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55 (Top 30%)

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