Mountain Vista Community School



Mountain Vista Community School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mountain Vista Community School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 50
1 57
2 81
3 80
4 66
5 71
6 100
7 85
8 75
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mountain Vista Community School is a public elementary school located in Colorado Springs, CO in the Harrison, School District No. 2, in the County of El Paso an. It enrolls 665 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mountain Vista Community School is the 112th largest public school in Colorado and the 9,328th largest nationally. It has 19.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 665
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.86
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,328th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 112th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 847th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 160th out of 1,072

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Mountain Vista Community School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 354
(53%)
4,227
(49%)
 Male 311
(47%)
4,347
(51%)

Mountain Vista Community School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 299
(45%)
3,755
(44%)
 White 279
(42%)
2,962
(35%)
 Black 48
(7%)
956
(11%)
 Asian 29
(4%)
646
(8%)
 American Indian 10
(2%)
132
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
20
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
103
(1%)

Mountain Vista Community School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 383
(58%)
5,378
(63%)
 Not Eligible 212
(32%)
2,352
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 70
(11%)
844
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Mountain Vista Community School is ranked 85th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mountain Vista Community School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.1%) is higher than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Mountain Vista Community School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 407
2006 501
2007 464
2008 485
2009 579
2010 639
2011 645
2012 665

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 15.9
2007 15.3
2008 14.3
2009 15
2010 17
2011 18.2
2012 19.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.66830466830467
2006 0.66067864271457
2007 0.70689655172414
2008 0.80618556701031
2009 0.67012089810017
2010 0.660406885759
2011 0.62480620155039
2012 0.6812030075188

Compare Mountain Vista Community School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,960.0% 19.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 68.1%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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