Altona Middle School

Altona Middle School serves 711 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Altona Middle School operates within the St. Vrain Valley No. Re1j School District.

Overview

The student population of 711 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 711 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 16:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
8%
3%
Hispanic
14%
32%
Black
1%
5%
White
75%
56%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.42 0.39
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.
16%
34%
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.
2%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 29,551 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,616 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,704 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name St. Vrain Valley No. Re1j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
3
Number of Students Managed 29,551 561
District Total Revenue $248 MM $7 MM
District Spending $224 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,616 $11,613
District Spending / Student $8,704 $12,022
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Silver Creek High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sunset Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eagle Crest Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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