Alta Vista Public

11988 Hesperia Rd. Ste. B

Lancaster, CA 93534

Tel: (760)947-0006
  • Alta Vista Public serves 1,563 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 2% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 16% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Alta Vista Public 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • Alta Vista Public operates within the Adelanto Elementary School District.

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School Overview

  • Alta Vista Public's student population of 1563 students has grown by 110% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 92% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,563 students
Gender %Alta Vista Public Gender
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
Students by GradeAlta Vista Public Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Alta Vista Public is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has increased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alta Vista Public is 0.60, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio33:124:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
1%
11%
Hispanic
57%
54%
Black
20%
6%
White
20%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsAlta Vista Public All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.600.64
Graduation Rate
22%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Alta Vista Public is Adelanto Elementary School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Adelanto Elementary School District's student population of 10,587 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of PS% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $7,251 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 16% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $8,025 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 21% over four school years.
    School District NameAdelanto Elementary School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    17
    4
    Number of Students Managed10,5871,585
    Adelanto Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    12%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    24%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$66 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$73 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$7,251$11,049
    District Spending / Student$8,025$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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