Alta Elementary School
Alta Elementary School serves 36 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Alta Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 23% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Kindergarten-5
- Students: 36 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
- Minority Enrollment: 11%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 10% in WY
- Math Proficiency: 70-79% (Top 10%)
- Reading Proficiency: 70-79% (Top 10%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education
Alta Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wyoming for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Alta Elementary School's student population of 36 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Alta Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 314 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Alta Elementary School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (WY)
Overall Testing Rank
#20 out of 314 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
National School Lunch Program
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WY Dept. of Education
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