The Vanguard School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#141
College Readiness Index
67.6
Math Proficiency
3.3
Reading Proficiency
3.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 135 Students
  • 12 Teachers

The Vanguard School
1832 SOUTH WAHSATCH
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80906

Phone: (719) 471-1999

District: Charter School Institute

Overview

The Vanguard School is ranked 3rd within Colorado. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at The Vanguard School is 76 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 30 percent. The Vanguard School is 1 of 11 high schools in the Charter School Institute.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#141
State Rank
#3
Charter Rank
#34
STEM Rank
#186

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 135
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 30%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 21%
Full-Time Teachers 12

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 100%
Proficient in Math 90%
College Readiness Index 67.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School Yes
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 11
Total Students 3,935
Proficient in Reading (district average) 73%
Proficient in Math (district average) 31%
College Readiness (district average) 43.4

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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