Alta Loma School

  • Alta Loma School serves 795 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Alta Loma School's student population of 795 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students795 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alta Loma School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alta Loma School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1055 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
65%
45%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
24%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.520.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeoria Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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