Alta Vista Elementary School

  • Alta Vista Elementary School serves 555 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 14% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Alta Vista Elementary School's student population of 555 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 Students555 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#9444 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alta Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alta Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Alta Vista Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
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1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Alta Vista Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
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11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alta Vista Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
82%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alta Vista Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
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6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alta Vista Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
14%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alta Vista Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
4%
n/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Alta Vista Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
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4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Alta Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.310.41
This chart display the diversity score of Alta Vista Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alta Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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