Plateau Valley Elementary School

  • Plateau Valley Elementary School serves 129 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Plateau Valley Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Plateau Valley Elementary School's student population of 129 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students129 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plateau Valley Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Plateau Valley Elementary School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1274 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
89%
53%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Plateau Valley Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.200.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Plateau Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlateau Valley School District No. 50 In The County Of Mesa School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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