- Buena Vista is a Colorado community of about 2,500 people situated in the northern portion of Chaffee County at the foot of Mt. Princeton, one of the 14,000 ft. Colorado peaks, Buena Vista is famous for its western hospitality and great outdoor recreational activities. The small town atmosphere and mountain vistas provide a safe and scenic setting in which to educate students. Buena Vista School District R-31 is a 1000-student school district.
Our schools are integrally linked to our town. The stands are packed at home sporting events...AND away games! People from throughout the community support ours schools by coaching, helping in classrooms, guest speaking on their areas of expertise, mentoring, and supporting student fundraisers.Partnerships: Many local businesses partner with the school district to support our students.BV Peaks: The BV Peaks (Partners Engaged Around Kid's Success) is a community group that works in support of our shools. If you would like more information or want to get involved, visit: www.bvpeaks.org
Alumni: Some of the greatest students in the world graduate from our district! We graduate students who are curious, connected, constructive, critically competent, creative, collaborative, and character-centered
Parent/Community Survey: Partnership with our parents and community is important to us! Please be part of our getting better by responding to three questions about our district vision and leadership by November 10. Click here to begin the survey.