Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of The County Of Park School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 763 students in Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of The County Of Park School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Colorado.
Public Schools in Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of The County Of Park School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of The County Of Park School District are Platte Canyon High School, Fitzsimmons Middle School and Deer Creek Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of The County Of Park School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of The County Of Park School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Colorado for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of The County Of Park School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,918 Schools
# Students
763 Students
881,937 Students
# Teachers
57 Teachers
53,045 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of The County Of Park School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 185 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has decreased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#30 out of 186 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of  The County Of Park  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of  The County Of Park  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of  The County Of Park  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of  The County Of Park  School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.31
0.61
# American Indian Students
6 Students
5,836 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
2 Students
28,404 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
86 Students
301,375 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
34%
# Black Students
1 Student
40,310 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
629 Students
462,435 Students
% White Students
83%
52%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
2,451 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
39 Students
40,787 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
39
26,250
# Students in K Grade:
65
58,131
# Students in 1st Grade:
68
61,684
# Students in 2nd Grade:
43
61,401
# Students in 3rd Grade:
44
62,293
# Students in 4th Grade:
58
63,472
# Students in 5th Grade:
45
64,703
# Students in 6th Grade:
60
67,370
# Students in 7th Grade:
59
69,201
# Students in 8th Grade:
57
69,365
# Students in 9th Grade:
63
70,949
# Students in 10th Grade:
67
68,743
# Students in 11th Grade:
50
67,226
# Students in 12th Grade:
45
71,149
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,515 is higher than the state median of $14,134. The school district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,548 is less than the state median of $13,247. The school district spending/student has grown by 21% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue
$11 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of  The County Of Park  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$10 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of  The County Of Park  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,515
$14,134
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of  The County Of Park  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,548
$13,247
This chart display average spending per public school student in Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of  The County Of Park  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of The County Of Park School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Platte Canyon High School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
57243 Us Highway 285
Bailey, CO 80421
(303) 838-7666
Grades: 9-12
| 225 students
Rank: #22.
Fitzsimmons Middle School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
57093 Us Highway 285
Bailey, CO 80421
(303) 838-7666
Grades: 6-8
| 176 students
Rank: #33.
Deer Creek Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1737 Cr 43
Bailey, CO 80421
(303) 838-7666
Grades: PK-5
| 362 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Platte Canyon School District No. 1 Of The County Of Park
  • 57393 US HIGHWAY 285, BAILEY, CO, 80421
  • (303) 838-7666
  • plattecanyonschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 763 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Top 50% in CO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.31

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