Platte Valley High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
901 Campbell
Kersey, CO 80644
Phone
(970) 336-8700
District
WELD COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE-7
County
WELD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
351
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

6

(10 is best)

Better than 57.8% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Platte Valley High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 37 40
Proficiency in Reading 37 42
Proficiency in Math 37 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.25
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.42
AVG FOR STATE 17.16
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 93 26.5%
Grade 10 88 25.1%
Grade 11 84 23.9%
Grade 12 86 24.5%
Total 351 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 63.7% 62.3% 55.9%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 4.8%
Hispanic 35.4% 37.0% 35.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 0.2% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.5% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.8% 44.6% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.2% 37.7% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 6.9% 7.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 4,800 5,695,564
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 16.8 54
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.1% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.0% 35.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.7% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 12.4% 13.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,651 2,113,387
Single Parent Households With Children 7.5% 9.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.8% 91.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.8% 40.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 15.6% 15.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.4% 16.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 13.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.8% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.9% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.2% 11.3%
$15,000 or less 9.0% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,715 $7,440,220 46.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $338 $374,504 2.3%
Staff $290 $321,320 2.0%
General Administration $383 $424,364 2.6%
School Administration $903 $1,000,524 6.2%
Operation $1,511 $1,674,188 10.4%
Transportation $581 $643,748 4.0%
Other $636 $704,688 4.4%
Total Support $4,643 $5,144,444 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,105 $3,440,340 21.5%
Total Expenditures $14,462 $16,023,896 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,409 $4,930,895,654 46.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $533 $485,852,701 4.6%
Staff $551 $502,601,058 4.8%
General Administration $155 $141,120,502 1.3%
School Administration $743 $677,694,667 6.4%
Operation $892 $813,142,085 7.7%
Transportation $290 $264,731,549 2.5%
Other $680 $619,407,629 5.9%
Total Support $3,845 $3,504,450,990 33.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,331 $2,124,353,799 20.1%
Total Expenditures $11,584 $10,559,485,383 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%