Plateau Valley Elementary School

  • Plateau Valley Elementary School serves 133 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Plateau Valley Elementary School's student population of 133 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students133 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plateau Valley Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Plateau Valley Elementary School is 0.22, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1016 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Plateau Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Plateau Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
10%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Plateau Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
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White
88%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Plateau Valley Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Plateau Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.220.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Plateau Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlateau Valley No. 50 in the county of Mesa School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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