Alta Murrieta Elementary School

Alta Murrieta Elementary School serves 736 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Alta Murrieta Elementary School operates within the Murrieta Valley Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 736 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 736 students
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Alta Murrieta Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Total Teachers (1993-2014)
Students by Grade Alta Murrieta Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1 25:1
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2014)
Asian
7%
11%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
42%
53%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
5%
6%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
41%
25%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.65 0.42
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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%
49%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
12%
9%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Murrieta Valley Unified School District's student population of 23,023 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,464 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,508 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Murrieta Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed 23,023 1,757
Murrieta Valley Unified School District Students Managed (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $233 MM $17 MM
Murrieta Valley Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $190 MM $18 MM
Murrieta Valley Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,464 $10,238
Murrieta Valley Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,508 $10,739
Murrieta Valley Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Murrieta Mesa High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Warm Springs Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rail Ranch Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MurrietaRail Ranch Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 619 students
    0.8 miles
    25030 Via Santee Rd
    MurrietaCA 92563
    (951)696-1404
    0.8KG-6619
  • MurrietaTovashal Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 756 students
    0.9 miles
    23801 Via Santee
    MurrietaCA 92563
    (951)696-1411
    0.9KG-5756
  • MurrietaDaniel N. Buchanan Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 1041 students
    1.4 miles
    40121 Torrey Pines Rd
    MurrietaCA 92563
    (951)696-1428
    1.4KG-51041
  • MurrietaWarm Springs Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 929 students
    1.4 miles
    39245 Calle De Fortuna
    MurrietaCA 92563
    (951)696-3503
    1.46-8929
  • MurrietaMonte Vista Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 951 students
    1.5 miles
    37420 Via Mira Mosa
    MurrietaCA 92563
    (951)894-5085
    1.5KG-5951

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