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Principal: Greg Doan

 Assistant Principal: Eric Mandeville 
Athletic/Activities Director: Tami Payne
School Mascot: Devils
School Colors: Black and White w/ Red

Eagle Valley High School, where we “educate every student for success”!

 TYPE OF SCHOOL

Eagle Valley High School is a four-year comprehensive high school enrolling 700 students located in a rural area of a resort community. Eagle Valley has been awarded the “Accreditation with Distinction” honor for high schools through the Eagle County Schools and Colorado Department of Education. It holds membership in the Colorado Council of High School/College Relations.

 

COMMUNITY

Eagle Valley is one of two traditional high schools, an alternative high school and a publically funded charter high school in Eagle County School District which serves about 6200 students from elementary to high school age. 

Eagle County is a mountain resort community of approximately 15,000 full time residents located 100 miles west of Denver in the Colorado Rockies.  The county includes the internationally known ski resorts of Vail and Beaver Creek. Eagle County is an economically and culturally diverse community with a cosmopolitan atmosphere, rich in natural beauty and opportunity.

 

ENROLLMENT

700 students, approximately 49% Caucasian and 48% Hispanic and 3% other. 

 

FACULTY

EVHS has 60 staff members, 41 teachers, 2 counselors, and 3 administrators.

 

SCHOOL YEAR

EVHS is on the semester system with each class earning .5 credits.

 

CURRICULUM

Over 115 courses are offered in 10 departments

Honors courses are offered in Geography, English I & II, Integrated Math II & III, and Anatomy & Physiology and are designated by HON on the transcript. Grades in Honors are not weighted. 

Advanced Placement (AP) courses are offered in 5 subjects:  Calculus AB, Computer Science, Statistics, Spanish, English Literature, World History, Studio Art, American Government, and Psychology.

Dual Enrollment (DE) classes offered in conjunction with Colorado Mountain College in the 2013-14 school year include: Advanced Auto I &II, US History I & II, College Algebra, College Trigonometry, College Chemistry I & II, Biology I & II, Environmental Science, Physics, Astronomy, and English Composition I & II.


GRADUATION

25.0 credits are required for graduation in 2015 with a minimum in the following areas:

(One semester equals .5 credits) 

English...……..……………                  4.0                                    Social Studies..……….             3.0

Mathematics…….……..                 3.0                                    Sciences………...........               3.0

Physical Education……               1.5                                    Health….………...........            0.5

                                                               Total………………………  25.0

 

GRADING AND RANKING

Grades are given on a letter scale: A, B, C, D, and F.

AP and Dual Enrollment classes are weighted by 1.0.

GPA is calculated using only semester grades to include all coursework. Class rankings are based on weighted cumulative GPA.

 

                                Regular       Weighted

                                  Points            Points

A       90-100              4.0                 5.0              Excellent

B       80-89                3.0                 4.0              Above Average

C       70-79                2.0                 3.0              Average

D       60-69                1.0                 1.0              Below Average

F        below 60        0.0                 0.0              Failing

P       Passing Credit earned/not included in GPA

WP   Passing at withdrawal/not included in GPA

WF   Failing at withdrawal/F in GPA

NG    No grade given/not included in GPA

NC    No credit given

With approval students may retake a course for which they have failed or received a D.  The new grade becomes the official grade on the transcript.  The previous grade appears as an NC for No credit.

 

Class of 2014

The following is a list of accolades and accomplishments that represent their body of work and excellence as students, athletes, and members of our community.  We are extremely proud of the integrity, character, and personality of the individuals that make up the Class of 2014.  A special thanks as well to our many community partners for their incredible giving in the form of scholarships.  This includes Colorado Mountain College which participates in our Dual Enrollment program that gives students the opportunity to earn credits free of charge that are transferrable to any in-state school.

 Total # of Graduates = 156

Academic Honor Graduates (3.75 cumulative gpa) = 33

Academic All-State Athletes = 38

Four-Year Athletic Letter Winners = 12

 

Dual Enrollment Credits Earned from CMC = 1,507

Est. value of DE Credits Earned from CMC = $85,899

Est. value as transfer credits at CSU or CU = $527,450

 

Total # of 4-year schools students received acceptance = 107

Total # of 4-year, 2-year, technical schools being attended = 39

 

Scholarship $ awarded at Community Scholarship Night = approximately $75,000

Scholarship $ reported by students in Naviance = $692,724

 

Institutions being Attended by Class of 2014

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Institutions being Attended by Class of 2014

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Adams State University

1

Pepperdine University

1

Bradley University

1

Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design

1

Brigham Young University, Idaho

1

Sam Houston State University

1

Butler County Community College

1

Santa Monica College

1

Colorado Mesa University

12

Southern Methodist University

1

Colorado Mountain College, Alpine

1

St. Petersburg College

1

Colorado Mountain College, Spring Valley

4

The University of Iowa

1

Colorado Mountain College, Vail Eagle Valley

19

The University of Tampa

2

Colorado Northwestern Community College

1

Universal Technical Institute

2

Colorado State University

9

University of Colorado at Boulder

4

Drake University

1

University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

1

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - AZ

1

University of Colorado at Denver

1

FIDM, Los Angeles

1

University of Denver

1

Hofstra University

1

University of Nebraska at Lincoln

1

Illinois Institute of Technology

1

University of Northern Colorado

5

Johnson & Wales University (Providence)

1

University of South Dakota

1

Lamar Community College

1

University of Wyoming

1

Metropolitan State University of Denver

3

Wartburg College

1

Montana State University, Bozeman

1

Western State Colorado University

2

Oklahoma State University

1

 

 

              

Last updated: 6/13/2014 2:35:22 PM