Plateau Valley High School

  • Plateau Valley High School serves 98 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Plateau Valley High 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 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Plateau Valley High School's student population of 98 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students98 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plateau Valley High 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 diversity score of Plateau Valley High School is 0.24, 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 Testing Rank#1101 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
87%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.240.60
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Graduation Rate≥80%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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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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