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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1004 Main Street
Platteville, CO 80651
Phone
(970) 785-2205
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
179
Classroom Teachers
12

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

3

(10 is best)

Better than 30.0% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 23 36
Proficiency in Reading 23 41
Proficiency in Math 23 31

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 32 35
Proficiency in Reading 47 44
Proficiency in Math 17 26

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 24 32
Proficiency in Reading 37 44
Proficiency in Math 11.1 21

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.61
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.63
AVG FOR STATE 17.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 63 35.2%
Grade 7 61 34.1%
Grade 8 55 30.7%
Total 179 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 41.0% 42.1% 56.4%
Black 2.2% 0.5% 4.8%
Hispanic 56.2% 56.6% 34.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.2% 3.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.7% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 60.9% 57.0% 41.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 49.2% 45.6% 34.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.7% 11.4% 7.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 9,784 5,607,154
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 55.4 53
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.0% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.2% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.9% 25.8%
65 OR OLDER 12.7% 13.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,402 2,082,531
Single Parent Households With Children 11.4% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.8% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.8% 39.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.1% 14.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.9% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.2% 13.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.4% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.5% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.7% 12.1%
$15,000 or less 9.2% 9.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,920 $9,456,240 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $1,268,520 6.5%
Staff $429 $824,538 4.2%
General Administration $312 $599,664 3.1%
School Administration $480 $922,560 4.7%
Operation $808 $1,552,976 7.9%
Transportation $327 $628,494 3.2%
Other $361 $693,842 3.5%
Total Support $3,377 $6,490,594 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,905 $3,661,410 18.7%
Total Expenditures $10,202 $19,608,244 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,991 $4,487,133,061 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $410 $369,029,466 4.0%
Staff $499 $448,909,713 4.8%
General Administration $134 $120,592,409 1.3%
School Administration $616 $553,747,594 5.9%
Operation $805 $723,922,466 7.8%
Transportation $265 $238,689,690 2.6%
Other $613 $551,229,951 5.9%
Total Support $3,343 $3,006,072,053 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,026 $1,821,385,690 19.6%
Total Expenditures $10,360 $9,314,617,799 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%