Alta Heights Elementary School

  • Alta Heights Elementary School serves 330 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Alta Heights Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • Alta Heights Elementary School's student population of 330 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alta Heights Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alta Heights Elementary School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#3034 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alta Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
52%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alta Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNapa Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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