Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory

24500 East 6th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80018
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 1,654 students in grades 9-12, Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,654 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • : 79% (Btm 50% in CO)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 27% (Top 50%)
  • : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory's student population of 1,654 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,654 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
86 teachers
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School Rankings

Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory ranks within the top 50% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
#775 out of 1734 schools
(Top 50%)
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27%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
52%
35%
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Black
16%
4%
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White
19%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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0.67
This chart display the diversity score of Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
79%
81%
This chart display graduation rate of Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory and public school graduation rate of Colorado by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory's ranking?
Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory is ranked #775 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory often compared to?
Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatoryis often viewed alongside schools like Rangeview High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
27% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
What is the graduation rate of Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory?
The graduation rate of Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory is 79%, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 81%.
How many students attend Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory?
1,654 students attend Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
52% of Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory students are Hispanic, 19% of students are White, 16% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory?
Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory offer ?
Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory part of?

School Reviews

5   10/27/2023
good school..
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Uli

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,654 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • : 79% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 27% (Top 50%)
  • : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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