Altoona Middle School

Altoona Middle School serves 306 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the WI average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Altoona Middle School operates within the Altoona School District.

School Overview

The student population of 306 students has declined by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 306 students
Altoona Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Altoona Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Altoona Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Altoona Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Altoona Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Altoona Middle School American Indian Students (1995-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Altoona Middle School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
4%
10%
Altoona Middle School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
3%
10%
Altoona Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
86%
72%
Altoona Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Altoona Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.26 0.25
Altoona Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
34%
36%
Altoona Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
8%
6%
Altoona Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Altoona School District's student population of 1,589 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,174 in this district is less than the state average of $13,583. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,166 is less than the state average of $13,316. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Altoona School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,589 882
Altoona   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $12 MM
Altoona   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $18 MM $12 MM
Altoona   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,174 $13,583
Altoona   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,166 $13,316
Altoona   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Altoona High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grades 4-5 Intermediate (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pedersen Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • AltoonaPedersen Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 619 students
    0 miles
    1827 Bartlett Ave
    AltoonaWI 54720
    (715)839-6050
    0PK-3619
  • AltoonaAltoona High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 445 students
    0.1 miles
    711 7th St West
    AltoonaWI 54720
    (715)839-6031
    0.19-12445
  • AltoonaGrades 4-5 Intermediate
    Grades: 4-5 | 219 students
    0.1 miles
    1903 Bartlett Ave
    AltoonaWI 54720
    (715)839-6030
    0.14-5219
  • Eau ClaireRobbins Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 512 students
    1.3 miles
    3832 East Hamilton Ave
    Eau ClaireWI 54701
    (715)852-4600
    1.3KG-5512
  • Eau ClaireMemorial High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1684 students
    1.7 miles
    2225 Keith St
    Eau ClaireWI 54701
    (715)852-6300
    1.79-121684

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