9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Vista Peak
Vista Peak is a beautiful mountain located in the Cascade Range of Washington State. It stands at an elevation of 8,020 feet and offers stunning views of the surrounding area. It is a popular destination for hikers, climbers, and outdoor enthusiasts alike.
The summit of Vista Peak offers a 360 degree view of the surrounding peaks and valleys. On a clear day, one can see Mount Rainier, Mount Adams, and even the Olympic Mountains in the distance. The mountain is also home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, elk, and an occasional bear.
Vista Peak is also a popular site for rock climbing. The granite walls provide a great challenge for experienced climbers, and the summit provides an incredible view of the valley below.
The Vista Peak Trail is a popular 4.5 mile hike that takes you to the summit of the mountain. The trail is considered to be moderate in difficulty and takes about 4-6 hours to complete. The trail is open from June to October and is a great way to experience the beauty of the Cascade Range.
No matter what your outdoor activity of choice, Vista Peak is sure to provide an unforgettable experience. From the stunning views to the challenging climbs, Vista Peak is a must-see destination for any outdoor enthusiast.
19825 N 15th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85027
Special education school
Overview Vista Peak
Vista Peak serves 72 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Vista Peak placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Vista Peak
Vista Peak is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Vista Peak is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.