Alta Vista Charter School

  • Alta Vista Charter School serves 370 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥80% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Alta Vista Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.

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Alta Vista Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Alta Vista Charter School's student population of 370 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students370 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alta Vista Charter School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,073 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alta Vista Charter School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#830 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alta Vista Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
91%
6%
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Black
7%
16%
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White
n/a
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alta Vista Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alta Vista Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.170.23
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Graduation Rate70-74%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alta Vista Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlta Vista Charter Sch. School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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