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Sierra Vista Elementary School (leave a review)
Contact Information

+1 (719) 547-2878

500 South Spaulding

Pueblo West, Colorado


About Sierra Vista Elementary School
Prekindergarten - 5th Grade

Sierra Vista Elementary School is located in the Pueblo County School District 70 of the state of Colorado. It is one of 24 schools in its district.

Classified as a regular school, it teaches pupils from Prekindergarten to 5th Grade and has an enrolment of 494 students - compared to other schools in Colorado, this is a relatively average sized school.

In recent years, the number of teachers has remained static while the pupil population has remained static in a similar timeframe.

The average teacher's salary is $48,420, which is lower than the Colorado state average of $53,492.

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Sierra Vista Elementary School

Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Sierra Vista Elementary School 494$1,34221$48,4200.55
Pueblo West High School (0.61 miles) 1343$1,72222$48,0470.52
Sky View Middle School (1.37 miles) 618$1,49021$47,7110.51
Swallows Charter Academy High School (1.44 miles) 147$2,06926$42,9710.44
Swallows Charter Academy (1.44 miles) 409$1,28621$38,9390.43
Desert Sage Elementary School (1.64 miles) 427$1,28619$44,4950.55

Sierra Vista Elementary School

Number of pupils494
Funding per pupil$1,342
Pupils per teacher21
Average teacher salary$48,420
Diversity index0.55

Pueblo West High School (0.61 miles)

Number of pupils1343
Funding per pupil$1,722
Pupils per teacher22
Average teacher salary$48,047
Diversity index0.52

Sky View Middle School (1.37 miles)

Number of pupils618
Funding per pupil$1,490
Pupils per teacher21
Average teacher salary$47,711
Diversity index0.51

Swallows Charter Academy High School (1.44 miles)

Number of pupils147
Funding per pupil$2,069
Pupils per teacher26
Average teacher salary$42,971
Diversity index0.44

Swallows Charter Academy (1.44 miles)

Number of pupils409
Funding per pupil$1,286
Pupils per teacher21
Average teacher salary$38,939
Diversity index0.43

Desert Sage Elementary School (1.64 miles)

Number of pupils427
Funding per pupil$1,286
Pupils per teacher19
Average teacher salary$44,495
Diversity index0.55
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Rankings within Colorado
There are 1,876 schools in Colorado. Please note, schools for which some information is not available are excluded from the rankings for that metric.
691stlargest school
1016thhighest number of FTE teachers
1677thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
1096thhighest average teaching salary
852ndhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
1117thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
420thhighest diversity index
1628thhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Prekindergarten: 2.7 hours

1st Grade - 5th Grade: 6.1 hours

Kindergarten: 160 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 160 days

12th Grade: 160 days

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