Yampah Mountain School

Yampah Mountain School serves 169 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 169 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 50-59% (Btm 50% in CO)
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Yampah Mountain School's student population of 169 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
169 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Yampah Mountain School is 0.52, which is less 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
≤10%
35%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
11-19%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
41%
35%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
56%
52%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Yampah Mountain School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.52
This chart display the diversity score of Yampah Mountain School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Graduation Rate
50-59%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Yampah Mountain School 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.

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports
Sports
Alpine Skiing, Basketball, Cheering, Climbing, Ice Hockey, Rock Climbing, Snowboarding

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Entrepreneurial, Student Leadership

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Concert Band
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Notes

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Yampah Mountain School often compared to?
Yampah Mountain Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Glenwood Springs High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% CO state average), while 11-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
What is the graduation rate of Yampah Mountain School?
The graduation rate of Yampah Mountain School is 50-59%, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 81%.
How many students attend Yampah Mountain School?
169 students attend Yampah Mountain School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Yampah Mountain School students are White, 41% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Yampah Mountain School?
Yampah Mountain School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Yampah Mountain School offer ?
Yampah Mountain School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Yampah Mountain School part of?
Yampah Mountain School is part of Colorado River BOCES School District.

School Reviews

5   1/6/2023
Best school in vallet.
- Posted by Parent - 2022
5   1/6/2023
Best experience.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - SK

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 169 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 50-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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