South Valley Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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
1004 Main Street
Platteville, CO 80651
Phone
(970) 350-4201
District
WELD COUNTY REORGANIZED SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE-1
County
WELD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
202
Classroom Teachers
14

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

4

(10 is best)

Better than 31.4% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

South Valley Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 12 37
Proficiency in Reading 17 44
Proficiency in Math 7 30

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 29 38
Proficiency in Reading 34 46
Proficiency in Math 24 30

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 41
Proficiency in Reading 52 45
Proficiency in Math 27.0 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.94
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.23
AVG FOR STATE 17.16
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 68 33.7%
Grade 7 72 35.6%
Grade 8 62 30.7%
Total 202 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 42.5% 41.1% 55.9%
Black 0.5% 0.4% 4.8%
Hispanic 57.0% 57.7% 35.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.2% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.6% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.1% 47.0% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.7% 37.0% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.4% 10.0% 7.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 9,763 5,695,564
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 55.3 54
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.2% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.6% 35.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.6% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 13.3% 13.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,488 2,113,387
Single Parent Households With Children 11.0% 9.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.5% 91.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 16.5% 40.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.5% 15.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.5% 16.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.4% 13.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.0% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.7% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.4% 11.3%
$15,000 or less 7.6% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,532 $11,086,128 43.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $799 $1,601,196 6.3%
Staff $504 $1,010,016 4.0%
General Administration $524 $1,050,096 4.2%
School Administration $546 $1,094,184 4.3%
Operation $1,030 $2,064,120 8.2%
Transportation $352 $705,408 2.8%
Other $373 $747,492 3.0%
Total Support $4,130 $8,276,520 32.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,955 $5,921,820 23.4%
Total Expenditures $12,617 $25,284,468 100.0%
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%