Vista Academy

4800 Telluride Street Bldg. 6
Denver, CO 80249
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Vista Academy serves 289 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (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.
Vista Academy 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 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Vista Academy's student population of 289 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Vista Academy 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 Vista Academy is 0.45, 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
#1752 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
71%
34%
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Black
22%
5%
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White
3%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.60
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Graduation Rate
70-74%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Vista Academy is Dsst: Green Valley Ranch High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dsst: Green Valley Ranch Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver Dsst: Green Valley Ranch High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 550 students
    0.1 miles
    4800 Telluride Street #2
    Denver, CO 80249
    (303) 524-6300
    0.1 9-12 550
  • Denver Dsst: Green Valley Ranch Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 467 students
    0.1 miles
    4800 Telluride Street Building
    Denver, CO 80249
    (303) 524-6300
    0.1 6-8 467
  • Denver Soar At Green Valley Ranch Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 459 students
    0.1 miles
    4800 Telluride Street #4
    Denver, CO 80249
    (720) 287-5100
    0.1 K-5 459
  • Denver Strive Prep - Gvr Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 362 students
    0.1 miles
    4800 Telluride St
    Denver, CO 80249
    (303) 999-2893
    0.1 6-8 362
  • Denver Strive Prep - Rise Charter School
    Grades: 9-10 | 281 students
    0.3 miles
    18250 East 51st Avenue
    Denver, CO 80249
    (720) 485-6393
    0.3 9-10 281

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