Vista Grande Elementary School (Closed 2008)

Vista Grande Elementary School served 319 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Vista Grande Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Vista Grande Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Asian
14%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Vista Grande Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
41%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Vista Grande Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Vista Grande Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
41%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Vista Grande Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Vista Grande Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.650.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Vista Grande Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vista Grande Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestminster School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Vista Grande Elementary School is Pikes Peak Online School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Shaw Heights Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westminster Pikes Peak Online School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 615 students
    0.4 miles
    8601 Turnpike Drive Suite 100
    Westminster, CO 80031
    (720) 370-7767
    0.4 9-12 615
  • Westminster Shaw Heights Middle School Math: 7% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 566 students
    0.5 miles
    8780 Circle Drive
    Westminster, CO 80030
    (303) 428-9533
    0.5 6-8 566
  • Westminster Flynn Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 274 students
    0.7 miles
    8731 Lowell Boulevard
    Westminster, CO 80030
    (303) 428-2161
    0.7 PK-5 274
  • Westminster Mesa Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 368 students
    0.8 miles
    9100 Lowell Boulevard
    Westminster, CO 80030
    (303) 428-2891
    0.8 PK-5 368
  • Arvada Parr Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 366 students
    0.8 miles
    5800 West 84th Avenue
    Arvada, CO 80003
    (303) 982-9890
    0.8 PK-6 366
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