Mesa County Valley 51 School District

  • 2115 GRAND AVE
  • GRAND JUNCTION, CO 81501
  • (970) 254-5100
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate77.4%75.4%
Dropout Rate7.1%6.4%
Per Pupil Spending$7,589$9,326
Students Per Teacher17.516.8
Number of Schools44-
Number of Students22,171-
Number of (FTE) Teachers1,270-

District Test Scores

CSAP - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201065.0%71.0%
200966.0%69.0%
200864.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201067.0%70.0%
200971.0%73.0%
200865.0%71.0%
 
Writing Test
201040.0%51.0%
200947.0%53.0%
200839.0%50.0%
 
Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201063.0%70.0%
200962.0%71.0%
200862.0%68.0%
 
Reading Test
201063.0%65.0%
200964.0%65.0%
200868.0%66.0%
 
Writing Test
201042.0%51.0%
200939.0%51.0%
200845.0%52.0%
 
Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201057.0%65.0%
200954.0%63.0%
200855.0%65.0%
 
Reading Test
201069.0%70.0%
200966.0%69.0%
200867.0%70.0%
 
Science Test
201041.0%47.0%
200941.0%45.0%
200839.0%44.0%
 
Writing Test
201048.0%58.0%
200952.0%58.0%
200852.0%59.0%
 
Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201057.0%62.0%
200957.0%63.0%
200854.0%61.0%
 
Reading Test
201072.0%72.0%
200967.0%72.0%
200867.0%71.0%
 
Writing Test
201050.0%57.0%
200953.0%60.0%
200851.0%59.0%
 
Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201043.0%49.0%
200949.0%55.0%
200841.0%46.0%
 
Reading Test
201070.0%68.0%
200969.0%68.0%
200863.0%65.0%
 
Writing Test
201056.0%58.0%
200960.0%61.0%
200853.0%58.0%
 
Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201046.0%51.0%
200947.0%50.0%
200840.0%47.0%
 
Reading Test
201069.0%68.0%
200965.0%64.0%
200865.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201048.0%48.0%
200949.0%49.0%
200846.0%46.0%
 
Writing Test
201054.0%55.0%
200953.0%52.0%
200850.0%52.0%
 
Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201038.0%39.0%
200933.0%35.0%
200836.0%37.0%
 
Reading Test
201073.0%67.0%
200968.0%67.0%
200871.0%66.0%
 
Writing Test
201050.0%49.0%
200952.0%52.0%
200851.0%49.0%
 
Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201028.0%30.0%
200926.0%30.0%
200827.0%30.0%
 
Reading Test
201071.0%66.0%
200972.0%70.0%
200870.0%66.0%
 
Science Test
201052.0%47.0%
200953.0%50.0%
200847.0%47.0%
 
Writing Test
201048.0%47.0%
200950.0%49.0%
200847.0%47.0%
 
Source: CO Department of Education 2009-2010

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment22,17117.5
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students658
Kindergarten Students1,627
1st Grade Students1,753
2nd Grade Students1,644
3rd Grade Students1,653
4th Grade Students1,661
5th Grade Students1,617
6th Grade Students1,597
7th Grade Students1,651
8th Grade Students1,617
9th Grade Students1,627
10th Grade Students1,639
11th Grade Students1,673
12th Grade Students1,547
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native285
Asian or Pacific Islander269
Hispanic4,307
Black (Non-Hispanic)340
White (Non-Hispanic)16,763
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male11,340
Female10,624

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers1,27017.5
Prekindergarten Teachers74-
Kindergarten Teachers82-
Elementary Teachers548-
Secondary Teachers566-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides466
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors73
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors68
Elementary16
Secondary49
Other3
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians15
Library Support Staff31
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff779
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators22
LEA Administrative Support Staff127
School Administrators66
School Administrative Support Staff137
Student Support Services102
Other Support Services Staff324

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$186,168,000-
Total Local Revenues$83,614,00044.9%
Property Tax$70,998,00038.1%
All Other Taxes$100,0000.05%
Other School Systems$33,0000.02%
Cities and Counties$464,0000.2%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$77,0000.04%
School Lunch$2,549,0001.4%
Textbook Sales and Rentals$6,0000.00%
District Activity Receipts$472,0000.3%
Other Sales and Services$63,0000.03%
Rents and Royalties$65,0000.03%
Interest Earnings$1,718,0000.9%
Private Contributions$713,0000.4%
Miscellaneous$6,356,0003.4%
Total State Revenues$89,224,00047.9%
General Formula Assistance$82,149,00044.1%
Staff Improvement Programs$31,0000.02%
Special Education Programs$3,782,0002.0%
Bilingual Education Programs$66,0000.04%
Gifted and Talented Programs$258,0000.1%
Vocational Education Programs$1,256,0000.7%
School Lunch Programs$98,0000.05%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$161,0000.09%
Transportation Programs$1,153,0000.6%
Other Programs$270,0000.1%
Total Federal Revenues$13,330,0007.2%
Through State - Title I$3,614,0001.9%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$4,129,0002.2%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$940,0000.5%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$89,0000.05%
Through State - Title V, Part A$39,0000.02%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$158,0000.08%
Through State - Bilingual Education$133,0000.07%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$3,030,0001.6%
Through State - Other$1,132,0000.6%
Direct - Other$66,0000.04%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$161,497,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$100,895,00062.5%
Total Support Services Expenditures$54,324,00033.6%
Student Support$8,611,0004.6%
Instructional Staff Support$7,347,0003.9%
General Administration Support$2,008,0001.1%
School Administration Support$11,038,0005.9%
Operation and Maintenance Support$15,341,0008.2%
Student Transportation Support$5,135,0002.8%
Other Support Services$4,844,0002.6%
Total Other Expenditures$6,278,0003.9%
Food Services$6,224,0003.3%
Enterprise Operations$54,0000.03%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 77.4%
Total Diploma Count 1,296
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 43
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-124587.1%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Mesa County Valley 51 School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 44
  • Students: 22,171
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 1,270
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APPLETON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2358 H Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
403 18.9

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BOOKCLIFF MIDDLE SCHOOL
2935 Orchard Ave
Grand Junction, CO
Public | 6-8
547 14.2

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
BROADWAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2248 Broadway
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
261 15.4

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CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
3130 E1/2 Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | 9-12
1,664 18.9

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CHATFIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3188 D1/2 Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
433 18.4

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CHIPETA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
950 Chipeta Ave
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
453 17.9

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CLIFTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3276 F Rd
Clifton, CO
Public | PK-5
493 14.9

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DEEP RIVER SCHOOL
600 North 14th St
Grand Junction, CO
Charter | KG-8
206 15.3

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DOS RIOS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
265 Linden Ave
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
441 15.6

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DUAL IMMERSION ACADEMY SCHOOL
552 A West Main St
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
267 17.2

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EAST MIDDLE SCHOOL
830 Gunnison Ave
Grand Junction, CO
Public | 6-8
446 15.2

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FRUITA 8/9 SCHOOL
1835 J Rd
Fruita, CO
Public | 8-9
720 15.8

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FRUITA MIDDLE SCHOOL
239 North Maple
Fruita, CO
Public | 6-7
586 15.9

2 out of 5
1 Review
FRUITA MONUMENT HIGH SCHOOL
1815 Wildcat Ave
Fruita, CO
Public | 10-12
1,323 20.2

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
FRUITVALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
585 30 Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
500 17.3

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GATEWAY SCHOOL
One School Rd
Gateway, CO
Public | PK-12
46 11.3

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GLADE PARK COMMUNITY SCHOOL
16250 Ds Rd
Glade Park, CO
Public | KG-2
9 9.0

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GRAND JUNCTION HIGH SCHOOL
1400 North 5th St
Grand Junction, CO
Public | 9-12
1,757 19.7

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GRAND MESA MIDDLE SCHOOL
585 311/2 Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | 6-8
664 15.5

1 out of 5
1 Review
GRAND MESA YOUTH SERVICES CENTER SCHOOL
360 28 Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | 5-12
20 -

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HAWTHORNE BUILDING SCHOOL
410 Hill Ave
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK
55 -

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LINCOLN ORCHARD MESA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2888 B1/2 Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
409 21.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
LOMA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1360 13 Rd
Loma, CO
Public | PK-5
268 18.4

4 out of 5
1 Review
MESA VALLEY VISION HOME AND COMMUNITY PROGRAM SCHOOL
804 Grand Ave
Grand Junction, CO
Public | KG-12
290 -

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MESA VIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2967 B Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
418 18.8

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MOUNT GARFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL
3475 Front St
Clifton, CO
Public | 6-8
646 15.7

1 out of 5
1 Review
NEW EMERSON SCHOOL AT COLUMBUS
2660 Unaweep Ave
Grand Junction, CO
Public | KG-5
129 19.5

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NISLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
543 283/4 Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
464 16.8

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ORCHARD AVENUE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2010
1800 Orchard Ave
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
491 23.1

4 out of 5
1 Review
ORCHARD MESA MIDDLE SCHOOL
2736 C Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | 6-8
508 15.0

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PALISADE HIGH SCHOOL
3679 G Road
Palisade, CO
Public | 9-12
964 17.7

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PEAR PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
432 30 1/4 Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
447 17.6

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POMONA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
588 251/2 Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | KG-5
427 16.8

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R-5 HIGH SCHOOL
310 North 7th St
Grand Junction, CO
Public | 6-12
270 17.0

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REDLANDS MIDDLE SCHOOL
2200 Broadway
Grand Junction, CO
Public | 6-8
612 16.5

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RIM ROCK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1810 J 6 Rd
Fruita, CO
Public | PK-5
629 17.9

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ROCKY MOUNTAIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3260 D1/2 Rd
Clifton, CO
Public | PK-5
593 15.9

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SCENIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
451 West Scenic Dr
Grand Junction, CO
Public | KG-5
252 17.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
SHELLEDY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
353 North Mesa
Fruita, CO
Public | PK-5
550 17.4

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TAYLOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
689 Brentwood Dr
Palisade, CO
Public | PK-5
401 18.3

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
THUNDER MOUNTAIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3063 F1/2 Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
610 19.0

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TOPE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2220 North 7th St
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
389 16.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
WEST MIDDLE SCHOOL
123 West Orchard Ave
Grand Junction, CO
Public | 6-8
425 16.8

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WINGATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
351 South Camp Rd
Grand Junction, CO
Public | PK-5
478 19.8

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