Vista Charter School

Tel: (970)249-4470
  • Vista Charter School serves 162 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 46%.
  • Vista Charter School operates within the Montrose County Re-1j School District.
  • Montrose County Re-1j School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 162 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 162 students
Vista Charter School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Vista Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Vista Charter School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Vista Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1 18:1
Vista Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
American Indian
3%
1%
Vista Charter School American Indian Students (2006-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Vista Charter School Asian Students (2006-2010)
Hispanic
40%
33%
Vista Charter School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
n/a
5%
Vista Charter School Black Students (2005-2014)
White
57%
54%
Vista Charter School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Vista Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Vista Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Vista Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.52 0.39
Vista Charter School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
59%
34%
Vista Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Vista Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Montrose County Re-1j School District's student population of 6,087 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 93% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,267 in this district is less than the state average of $14,042. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,439 is less than the state average of $13,805. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Montrose County Re-1j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed 6,087 575
Montrose County Re-1j School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 83%
Montrose County Re-1j School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $8 MM
Montrose County Re-1j School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $52 MM $8 MM
Montrose County Re-1j School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,267 $14,042
Montrose County Re-1j School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,439 $13,805
Montrose County Re-1j School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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    1.1 miles
    P O Box 10500
    MontroseCO 81402
    (970)249-6636
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    Grades: 9-12 | 17 students
    1.3 miles
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    (970)249-1472
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    1.4 miles
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