1050 S Euclid Ave
Sarasota, FL 34237
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Alta Vista Elementary School serves 589 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Alta Vista Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Alta Vista Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Alta Vista Elementary School's student population of 589 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
589 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
Last Day for 196 Staff
June 01, 2022 (Wednesday)
Last Day for 220 Staff
June 22, 2022 (Wednesday)
First Day of School
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

Alta Vista Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Alta Vista Elementary School is 0.70, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1209 out of 3628 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
42%
33%
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Black
29%
22%
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White
20%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 589 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 20%)

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