Alta Vista Academy

  • Alta Vista Academy serves 41 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (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 <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Alta Vista Academy's student population of 41 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students41 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alta Vista Academy's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alta Vista Academy is 0.69, 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#7857 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
11%
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Hispanic
44%
54%
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Black
13%
6%
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White
32%
24%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alta Vista Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.690.41
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Graduation Rate<50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
49%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSweetwater Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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