Financial Transparency


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Disclaimer:  Please consider the context when evaluating financial transactions.  Some transactions may appear improper on the surface but are perfectly normal and justifiable when placed in the proper context.  We welcome your questions regarding our financial transactions or records.

District Informational Summary:  Aspen Ridge Preparatory School is a Public Charter School in the St. Vrain Valley School District.  St. Vrain Valley School District is the educational home of more than 32,000 of Colorado’s students.  The seventh largest school district in the state, St. Vrain Valley operates 53 schools that are spread over 411 square miles. Located approximately 30 miles north of Denver, SVVSD is geographically diverse.  Its physical boundaries extend from the Continental Divide into the plains of Colorado.   Adding to its scenic setting are historic downtown Longmont and the backdrop of Rocky Mountain National Park and Longs Peak.

St. Vrain Valley School District Financial Transparency Webpage 

There are 13 different communities that makeup St. Vrain Valley School District: eastern Boulder, Broomfield, Dacono, Erie, Firestone, Frederick, Hygiene, Longmont, Lyons, Mead, Niwot, Peaceful Valley, and Raymond.  Parts of Boulder, Larimer, Weld, and Broomfield Counties fall within its boundaries.

Financial Audit

FY16 Audited Financials (pdf)


FY17 Audited Financials (pdf)


FY18 Audited Financials (pdf)


Salary Schedule


Salaries at Aspen Ridge Preparatory School are not established pursuant to C.R.S. §22-32-109.4 or §22-63-401. The School establishes teacher and administrative salaries individually, based on an employee’s job duties, experience, qualifications, and performance, as well as comparison to salaries for comparable positions in other schools or districts, and defines those salaries through individual offer letters of employment.  The Schools’ administrative salary range is from $50,000 – $95,000.  See attached salary schedule for teacher compensation.

Teacher Salary Schedule (pdf)


District Financial Data

To District Website

List of Waivers Received by Aspen Ridge

Aspen Ridge Waivers (pdf)


Form 990

2014 Aspen Ridge 990 (pdf)


2015 Aspen Ridge 990 (pdf)


2016 Aspen Ridge 990 (pdf)


2017 Aspen Ridge 990 (pdf)


Contact Information:

Mark Ridenour

Director of Operations

(720) 242-6225