Alta Vista Public

11988 Hesperia Rd. Ste. B

Lancaster, CA 93534

  • 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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%.

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School Overview

  • Alta Vista Public's student population of 1,563 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
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alta Vista Public is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 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 more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alta Vista Public and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio33:124:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
11%
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Hispanic
57%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alta Vista Public and the percentage of Hispanic students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
20%
6%
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White
20%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alta Vista Public.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.600.41
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Graduation Rate
22%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alta Vista Public and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alta Vista Public and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdelanto Elementary School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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