Alta Murrieta Elementary School

Alta Murrieta Elementary School serves 688 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Alta Murrieta Elementary School operates within the Murrieta Valley Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 688 students has grown by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 688 students
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Total Students (1990-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2013)
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 0.64 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 22:1
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School American Indian Students (1996-2007)
Asian
8%
11%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2013)
Hispanic
41%
52%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
4%
7%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
43%
26%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School White Students (1990-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Alta Murrieta Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.64 0.42
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
28%
48%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
13%
8%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,929 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,579 is less than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,813 is higher than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has grown by 38% over four years.
School District Name Murrieta Valley Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed 22,929 1,667
Murrieta Valley Unf School District Students Managed (1990-2013)
District Total Revenue $226 MM $19 MM
Murrieta Valley Unf School District District Total Revenue (1992-2009)
District Spending $253 MM $18 MM
Murrieta Valley Unf School District District Spending (1992-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,579 $11,099
Murrieta Valley Unf School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,813 $10,975
Murrieta Valley Unf School District District Spending / Student (1992-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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
    25030 Via Santee Rd
    MurrietaCA 92563
    (951)696-1404
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 700 students                      
  • MurrietaTovashal Elementary School
    23801 Via Santee
    MurrietaCA 92563
    (951)696-1411
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 824 students                      
  • MurrietaDaniel N. Buchanan Elementary School
    40121 Torrey Pines Rd
    MurrietaCA 92563
    (951)696-1428
    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 1048 students                      
  • MurrietaWarm Springs Middle School
    39245 Calle De Fortuna
    MurrietaCA 92563
    (951)696-3503
    1.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 958 students                      
  • MurrietaMonte Vista Elementary School
    37420 Via Mira Mosa
    MurrietaCA 92563
    (951)894-5085
    1.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 906 students                      

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