Valley High School in Gilcrest, CO - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    533
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    87 3.4
  • Ranking

Valley High School is a public coed school in Gilcrest, Colorado. It has 533 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 34% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 87 reviews written and they have been mixed.

1001 Birch St
Gilcrest, CO 80623
(970) 737-2494

Ratings and Reviews
3.4 from 87 reviews
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    • High School Sophomore
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: I love my school . Go Vikings!
    • High School Sophomore
    • 4
    Overall Experience: I love my a school but I wish there were more clubs & more events to do over the year . our school is small but full of so much love.
    • High School Sophomore
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers at my school are friendly & are easy to take to. I feel like they care about us and they all know each and every one of our names.
    • High School Sophomore
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Every school has there bad things but this school has more good things than bad because it is a good school with a good staff and good student body
    • High School Sophomore
    • 4
    Teachers: I say that are teachers are one of the best teaching staff that I have ever seen. They are generous and help us with work when we are struggling and they are available outside of class.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
2.33 Gilcrest Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Knowledge Quest Academy Public, Charter, Coed
2.33 South Valley Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Milliken Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Platteville Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Pete Mirich Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Milliken Elementary School Public, Coed
2.00 North Valley Middle School Public, Coed
2.33 Heiman Elementary School Public, Coed
Trinity Lutheran School Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 Chappelow K-8 Magnet School Public, Magnet, Coed
2.33 Dos Rios Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Frontier Charter Academy Public, Charter, Coed
2.00 Centennial Elementary School Public, Coed
Innovative Connections High School Public, Coed
Centennial Boces High School Public, Alternative, Coed
2.66 West Ridge Academy Public, Charter, Coed
2.66 Monfort Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Union Colony Preparatory School Public, Charter, Coed
2.00 Greeley West High School Public, Coed
2.00 Brentwood Middle School Public, Coed
3.33 University Schools Public, Charter, Coed
2.33 Union Colony Elementary School Public, Charter, Coed
2.66 Meeker Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Dayspring Christian Academy Private, Religious, Coed
2.00 John Evans Middle School Public, Coed
2.33 Jackson Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Pioneer Ridge Elementary School Public, Coed
St. Mary Catholic School Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 Scott Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 McAuliffe Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Shawsheen Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Roosevelt High School Public, Coed
2.00 Heath Middle School Public, Coed
2.00 Franklin Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Greeley Central High School Public, Coed
2.33 Maplewood Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Letford Elementary School Public, Coed
Cameron School Public, Alternative, Coed

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 Union Colony Preparatory School 8 mi. 493
1.66 Jefferson High School 11 mi. 407
1.33 Fort Lupton High School 15 mi. 591
3.00 Mead High School 13 mi. 776
2.66 Eaton High School 17 mi. 501

Around Valley High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 47%
Male 52%

Student Diversity

Valley High School United States Colorado Eaton High School Fort Lupton High School Jefferson High School Mead High School Union Colony Preparatory School
Hispanic 50.0% 25.0% 32.7% 21.0% 70.0% 78.0% 18.0% 34.0%
White 46.0% 51.0% 55.1% 75.0% 27.0% 17.0% 78.0% 59.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.8% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1.0%
Asian 0% 4.8% 3.1% 0% 0% 0% 2.0% 2.0%
African American 0% 15.0% 4.7% 0% 0% 1.0% 0% 1.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 3.5% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 25.9%
Grade 10 22.3%
Grade 11 21.8%
Grade 12 30.0%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 89% Yes
  • 11% Not sure.
  • 0% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 5 responses

  • 80% Sports
  • 20% School spirit

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 40% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 40% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 20% I hate everything about this school.