Alta Vista Elementary School

2293 E. Crabtree Ave.
Porterville, CA 93257
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Alta Vista Elementary School serves 558 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Alta Vista Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California 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 11% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Alta Vista Elementary School's student population of 558 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students558 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Alta Vista Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Rankings

Alta Vista Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (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 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#9130 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
83%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
13%
23%
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Hawaiian
3%
1%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alta Vista Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.300.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alta Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlta Vista Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Alta Vista Elementary School is Granite Hills High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pioneer Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John J. Doyle Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Porterville Granite Hills High School Magnet School
    Math: 19% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,388 student
    1.3 miles
    1701 E. Putnam Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-7075
    1.3 9-12 1,388
  • Porterville John J. Doyle Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 661 students
    1.6 miles
    1045 E. Orange Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-7140
    1.6 K-6 661
  • Porterville Santa Fe Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 713 students
    2.5 miles
    286 E. Orange Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-6614
    2.5 K-5 713
  • Porterville Olive Street Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 694 students
    2.6 miles
    255 W. Olive Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-7190
    2.6 K-6 694
  • Porterville Pioneer Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 822 students
    2.6 miles
    225 E. College Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-7200
    2.6 6-8 822

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