Alta Loma Middle School

  • Alta Loma Middle School serves 687 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Alta Loma Middle School's student population of 687 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students687 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alta Loma Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alta Loma Middle School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#3060 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alta Loma Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
39%
11%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alta Loma Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
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White
10%
24%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alta Loma Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.670.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth San Francisco Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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