PROFICIENCY 50% 47% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
48%Cherry Creek School District No. 5 in the county of Arapah

Mountain Vista Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Cherry Creek School District No. 5 in the county of Arapah" in Centennial, CO. There are a total of 368 students and 20 teachers at Mountain Vista Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 34 free lunch students and 17 reduced lunch students.

Mountain Vista Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 49.5%, which is 47% higher than the Colorado average.


Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch34
Reduced lunch17


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Mountain Vista Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Mountain Vista Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian n/a 55.4% 54.9% 51.1%
African American n/a 11.6% 4.7% 15.9%
Asian n/a 8.2% 3.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 18.6% 32.6% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.6% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.3% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 5.4% 3.5% 3.1%

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Thunder Ridge Middle School43%0.9Aurora, CO
Sky Vista Middle School45%1.1Aurora, CO
Antelope Ridge Elementary School56%1.1Aurora, CO
Dakota Valley Elementary School43%1.2Aurora, CO
Aspen Crossing Elementary School55%1.3Centennial, CO
Buffalo Trail Elementary School54%1.5Aurora, CO
Timberline Elementary School47%1.6Centennial, CO
Sunrise Elementary School34%1.7Aurora, CO
Aurora Frontier K-844%2.0Aurora, CO
Canyon Creek Elementary School46%2.0Aurora, CO
Peakview Elementary School44%2.0Centennial, CO

Centennial demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)3,6475091
Median age41.336.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%56%55%
Speak English89%83%79%
Speak Spanish4%12%13%

Education level achieved in Centennial

Completed 8th grade95.6%87.9%84.3%
Completed high school95.5%87.1%83.0%
Completed some college83.5%69.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree62.8%47.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors55.4%38.7%30.3%
Completed masters20.9%14.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.7%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.6%1.3%
Source: The Mountain Vista Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.