West Valley School (Closed 2004)

  • West Valley School served 35 students in grades 9-12.
  • Minority enrollment was 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students35 students
This chart display total students of West Valley School by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
This chart display the total teachers of West Valley School by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of West Valley School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2003-2004 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of West Valley School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in West Valley School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Valley School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Valley School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
White
83%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Valley School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Valley School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.290.39
This chart display the diversity score of West Valley School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePikes Peak Boces School District
Source: 2003-2004 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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