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  • Summer School 2021 
    Dear Mountain Vista Community School Parents,

    If you are interested in registering your child for summer school, please complete the registration packet (in Spanish).

    Who: All students are invited and encouraged to attend!

    When: June 7-June 25
        Mondays-Thursdays 8 am-2 pm
        Fridays 8 am-11 am

    Where: Elementary students from Mountain Vista will go to Centennial Elementary, Middle School students from Mountain Vista will go to Panorama Middle School. Transportation will be provided.

    Cost: Free

    Return the completed forms to us by May 14, 2021.

    Questions: Please email a member of our admin team or call the front office at 719-527-3400
    Dr. Angela Valdez,
    Doug Larkey,
    Nicole Paxton,
    Josh Stewart,

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District Announcements

  • Drive-Thru Food Distribution: Friday, May 14, 4 pm - 6 pm & every Tuesday, 2 pm - 4 pm
    at the CommUNITY Food Pantry, 3219 S. Academy Blvd (back of the building)

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  • Would you like to align your work schedule with your child’s school schedule? Join our team as a bus driver in HSD2! See current openings & apply online here.

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  • Assistance for Rent, Mortgage & Utilities is available for El Paso County families impacted by COVID-19. Apply online or call 2-1-1 to see if you qualify.

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Choose Us

  • Mountain Vista K-8 Community School is the home of the Rams! We are a campus of approximately 600 students and pride ourselves in being a diverse community of excellence where every student is seen, heard, and celebrated. 

    Our students excel academically as well as through the various athletic programs and clubs that we offer. In 2017, our campus received the Succeeds Prize Award. The Succeeds Prize is one of the most prestigious awards and recognition events for Colorado schools and teachers.  

    We value the uniqueness that each student brings and our teachers work relentlessly to meet students where they are to provide relevant, real-world tasks for them to apply their learning to.

    We collectively are champions of our future. We constantly challenge ourselves to make our learning environments responsive and engaging through:

    • Wireless access throughout the school
    • Classrooms equipped with Smart Boards, document cameras, Swivels, interactive data projectors
    • Restorative Justice student leadership teams in elementary and middle school
    • Top-notch instructional program for English language learners, which emphasizes both the acquisition of English as well as content acquisition
    • Multiple special education programs (moderate needs as well as Autism)
    • High retention of staff and students

    We’re proud to be Mountain Vista!

    Interested in taking a tour or learning more about how to become a Ram? Email principal Dr. Angela Valdez at


    ¡Mountain Vista K-8 Community School es el hogar de los Rams! Somos una escuela de aproximadamente 600 estudiantes y nos enorgullecemos de ser una comunidad diversa de excelencia donde cada estudiante es visto, escuchado y celebrado.

    Nuestros estudiantes sobresalen académicamente, así como a través de los diversos programas deportivos y clubes que ofrecemos. En 2017, nuestro campus recibió el Premio Succeeds. El Premio Succeeds es uno de los premios y eventos de reconocimiento más prestigiosos para escuelas y maestros de Colorado. 

    Valoramos la singularidad que aporta cada estudiante y nuestros profesores trabajan sin descanso para conocer a los estudiantes donde deben proporcionar tareas relevantes y del mundo real para que puedan aplicar su aprendizaje.

    Colectivamente somos campeones de nuestro futuro. Nos retamos constantemente a hacer que nuestros entornos de aprendizaje sean receptivos y atractivos a través de:

    • Acceso inalámbrico en toda la escuela
    • Aulas equipadas con Smart Boards, cámaras de documentos, giratorios, proyectores de datos interactivos
    • Equipos de liderazgo estudiantil de Justicia Restaurativa en primaria y secundaria
    • Programa de instrucción de primera clase para estudiantes de inglés, que hace hincapié tanto en la adquisición de inglés como en la adquisición de contenido
    • Múltiples programas de educación especial (necesidades moderadas, así como autismo)
    • Alta retención del personal y los estudiantes

    ¡Estamos orgullosos de ser Mountain Vista!

    ¿Interesado en hacer un recorrido o aprender más sobre cómo convertirse en un carnero? Envíe un correo electrónico a la directora de correo Dr. Angela Valdez a