Pleasant Valley High School

604 Belmont Road
Bettendorf, IA 52722
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Pleasant Valley High School serves 1,427 students in grades 9-12.
Pleasant Valley High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 91% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Pleasant Valley High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Pleasant Valley High School's student population of 1,427 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,427 students
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Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
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School Comparison

Pleasant Valley High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pleasant Valley High School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#34 out of 1232 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
11%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
81%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.340.41
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Graduation Rate
98%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePleasant Valley Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pleasant Valley High School is Bettendorf High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bettendorf Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverdale Heights Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bettendorf Riverdale Heights Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 636 students
    1.0 miles
    2125 Devils Glen Road
    Bettendorf, IA 52722
    (563) 332-0525
    1 K-6 636
  • Bettendorf Bettendorf High School Math: 91% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,503 student
    1.6 miles
    3333 18th Street
    Bettendorf, IA 52722
    (563) 332-7001
    1.6 9-12 1,503
  • Bettendorf Pleasant View Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 651 students
    1.6 miles
    6333 Crow Creek Road
    Bettendorf, IA 52722
    (563) 332-5575
    1.6 K-6 651
  • Bettendorf Neil Armstrong Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 289 students
    1.8 miles
    3311 Central Avenue
    Bettendorf, IA 52722
    (563) 359-8275
    1.8 PK-5 289
  • Bettendorf Bettendorf Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,091 student
    1.9 miles
    2030 Middle Road
    Bettendorf, IA 52722
    (563) 359-3686
    1.9 6-8 1,091

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