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 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 711 students
Altona Middle School Total Students (2006-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Altona Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 16:1
Altona Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Altona Middle School American Indian (2006-2009)
Asian
8%
3%
Altona Middle School Asian (2006-2013)
Hispanic
14%
32%
Altona Middle School Hispanic (2006-2013)
Black
1%
5%
Altona Middle School Black (2006-2013)
White
75%
56%
Altona Middle School White (2006-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Altona Middle School Sch Ethnicity Altona Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.38
Altona Middle School Diversity Score (2006-2013)
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%
Altona Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2013)
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%
Altona Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 29,551 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name St. Vrain Valley No. Re1j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
3
Number of Students Managed 29,551 561
St. Vrain Valley   No. Re1j School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $248 MM $7 MM
District Spending $224 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,616 $11,613
St. Vrain Valley   No. Re1j School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,704 $12,022
St. Vrain Valley   No. Re1j School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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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    LongmontCO 80503
    (720)652-8220
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    LongmontCO 80503
    (720)494-3721
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