South Valley Middle School

1004 Main Street
Platteville, CO 80651
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 182 students in grades 6-8, South Valley Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 182 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • : Bottom 50% in CO
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

South Valley Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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Attribute

School Overview

South Valley Middle School's student population of 182 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
182 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

South Valley Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,779 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of South Valley Middle School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CO)
#1328 out of 1779 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of South Valley Middle School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
10-14%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Valley Middle 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 2021-22 school year data.
30-34%
45%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Valley Middle 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 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
≤10%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of South Valley Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in South Valley Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in South Valley Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
55%
35%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in South Valley Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in South Valley Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
White
42%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Valley Middle School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Colorado.
0.53
This chart displays the diversity score of South Valley Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
30%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South Valley Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Valley Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is South Valley Middle School's ranking?
South Valley Middle School is ranked #1328 out of 1,779 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% CO state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% CO state average).
How many students attend South Valley Middle School?
182 students attend South Valley Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of South Valley Middle School students are Hispanic, 42% of students are White, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of South Valley Middle School?
South Valley Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does South Valley Middle School offer ?
South Valley Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is South Valley Middle School part of?
South Valley Middle School is part of Weld County Reorganized School District No. Re-1.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 182 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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