Platte Valley High School

  • Platte Valley High School serves 363 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CO average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 46%.
  • Platte Valley High School operates within the Weld County No. Re-7 School District.
  • Weld County No. Re-7 School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 363 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students363 students
Platte Valley High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Platte Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Platte Valley High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePlatte Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
Platte Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Platte Valley High School American Indian Students (1995-2010)
Asian
n/a
3%
Platte Valley High School Asian Students (1991-2009)
Hispanic
30%
33%
Platte Valley High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
5%
Platte Valley High School Black Students (2009-2010)
White
70%
54%
Platte Valley High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Platte Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsPlatte Valley High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCO 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.
0.420.60
Platte Valley High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
28%
34%
Platte Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
6%
7%
Platte Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Weld County No. Re-7 School District's student population of 1,129 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 91% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,951 is higher than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,416 is higher than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District NameWeld County No. Re-7 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed1,129575
Weld County No. Re-7 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate78%83%
Weld County No. Re-7 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$14 MM$7 MM
Weld County No. Re-7 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$14 MM$7 MM
Weld County No. Re-7 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,951$12,220
Weld County No. Re-7 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,416$11,937
Weld County No. Re-7 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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  • KerseyPlatte Valley Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 482 students
    0.2 miles
    P O Box 486
    KerseyCO 80644
    (970)336-8520
    0.2KG-5482
  • KerseyPlatte Valley Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 284 students
    0.3 miles
    P O Box 515
    KerseyCO 80644
    (970)336-8610
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    Grades: KG-8 | 988 students
    5.5 miles
    1400 East 20th Street
    GreeleyCO 80631
    (970)348-2500
    5.5KG-8988
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    Grades: 9-12 | 407 students
    7 miles
    1315 4th Avenue
    GreeleyCO 80631
    (970)348-1600
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  • EvansUnion Colony Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 441 students
    7.4 miles
    1051 29th Street Rd
    EvansCO 80620
    (970)673-4546
    7.4KG-5441

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