Platte Valley High School

Platte Valley High School serves 329 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Platte Valley High School operates within the Weld County No. Re-7 School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 329 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 329 students
Platte Valley High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Platte Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Platte Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Platte Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
28%
32%
Platte Valley High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
72%
56%
Platte Valley High School White Students (1988-2013)
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.
0.41 0.39
Platte Valley High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
19%
34%
Platte Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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 (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,047 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,668 is higher than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,252 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has grown by 43% over four years.
School District Name Weld County No. Re-7 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,047 561
Weld County   No. Re-7 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 89% 78%
Weld County   No. Re-7 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $7 MM
Weld County   No. Re-7 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $13 MM $7 MM
Weld County   No. Re-7 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,668 $11,613
Weld County   No. Re-7 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,252 $12,022
Weld County   No. Re-7 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby 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
    601 Clark St
    KerseyCO 80644
    (970)336-8520
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 452 students                      
  • KerseyPlatte Valley Middle School
    700 Hill St
    KerseyCO 80644
    (970)336-8610
    0.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 266 students                      
  • GreeleyRomero Elementary School
    1400 East 20th St
    GreeleyCO 80631
    (970)348-2500
    5.5 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 665 students                      
  • GreeleyEast Memorial Elementary School
    614 East 20th St
    GreeleyCO 80631
    (970)348-1400
    6.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 575 students                      
  • GreeleyJefferson High School
    Alternative School
    1315 4th Ave
    GreeleyCO 80631
    (970)348-1600
    Alternative School

    7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 326 students                      

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