Alta Murrieta Elementary School

  • Alta Murrieta Elementary School serves 769 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Alta Murrieta Elementary School operates within the Murrieta Valley Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 769 students has grown by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 769 students
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Alta Murrieta Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Alta Murrieta Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1 24:1
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School American Indian Students (1996-2007)
Asian
7%
11%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
41%
54%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
6%
6%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
41%
24%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School White Students (1993-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.41
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
26%
50%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
9%
Alta Murrieta Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Murrieta Valley Unified School District's student population of 22,677 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,595 in this district is less than the state average of $12,314. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,020 is less than the state average of $12,270. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Murrieta Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed 22,677 1,597
Murrieta Valley Unified School District Students Managed (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $197 MM $20 MM
Murrieta Valley Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $184 MM $20 MM
Murrieta Valley Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,595 $12,314
Murrieta Valley Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,020 $12,270
Murrieta Valley Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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