Platte Valley High School

Platte Valley High School serves 335 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Platte Valley High School operates within the Weld County No. Re-7 School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 335 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 335 students
Platte Valley High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Platte Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Platte Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Platte Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 18:1
Platte Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
30%
33%
Platte Valley High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
70%
55%
Platte Valley High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Platte Valley High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.42 0.38
Platte Valley High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
22%
35%
Platte Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
Platte Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,094 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,086 is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,520 is higher than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 39% over four years.
School District Name Weld County No. Re-7 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,094 555
Weld County   No. Re-7 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 83%
Weld County   No. Re-7 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $7 MM
Weld County   No. Re-7 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $14 MM $7 MM
Weld County   No. Re-7 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,086 $12,220
Weld County   No. Re-7 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,520 $11,937
Weld County   No. Re-7 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Jefferson High School (7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Platte Valley Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Platte Valley Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KerseyPlatte Valley Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 480 students601 Clark St
    KerseyCO 80644
    (970)336-8520
    0.2KG-5480
  • KerseyPlatte Valley Middle School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 279 students700 Hill St
    KerseyCO 80644
    (970)336-8610
    0.36-8279
  • GreeleyRomero Elementary School
    5.5 miles | Grades: KG-7 | 722 students1400 East 20th St
    GreeleyCO 80631
    (970)348-2500
    5.5KG-7722
  • GreeleyEast Memorial Elementary School
    6.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 500 students614 East 20th St
    GreeleyCO 80631
    (970)348-1400
    6.1KG-5500
  • GreeleyJefferson High School
    Alternative School
    7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 407 students1315 4th Ave
    GreeleyCO 80631
    (970)348-1600
    79-12407

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