Alta Loma School

9750 N. 87th Avenue
Peoria, AZ 85345
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Alta Loma School serves 787 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Alta Loma School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Alta Loma School's student population of 787 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students787 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Rankings

Alta Loma School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Alta Loma School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1289 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
63%
45%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
21%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeoria Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Alta Loma School is Peoria Accelerated High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cotton Boll School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Great Hearts Academies - Archway Glendale (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peoria Peoria Accelerated High School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 470 students
    0.6 miles
    8885 W Peoria Ave.
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623) 979-0031
    0.6 9-12 470
  • Phoenix Great Hearts Academies - Archway Glendale Charter School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 520 students
    0.8 miles
    23276 N. 83rd Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (602) 438-7045
    0.8 K-5 520
  • Peoria Cotton Boll School Math: 34% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 901 students
    0.9 miles
    8540 W. Butler Drive
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623) 412-4700
    0.9 PK-8 901
  • Peoria Peoria High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 1,483 student
    1.1 miles
    11200 N 83rd Ave
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623) 486-6300
    1.1 7-12 1,483
  • Peoria West-mec - Peoria High School Vocational School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12
    1.1 miles
    11200 N. 83rd Ave.
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623) 873-1860
    1.1 7-12 n/a

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