Altimira Middle School

  • Altimira Middle School serves 539 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Altimira Middle School operates within the Sonoma Valley Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 539 students has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students539 students
Altimira Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Altimira Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Altimira Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeAltimira Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
Altimira Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Altimira Middle School American Indian Students (1994-1999)
Asian
3%
11%
Altimira Middle School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
70%
54%
Altimira Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
6%
Altimira Middle School Black Students (1992-2014)
White
26%
24%
Altimira Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Altimira Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Altimira Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAltimira Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.450.64
Altimira Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
63%
50%
Altimira Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
9%
Altimira Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sonoma Valley Unified School District's student population of 4,622 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,561 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,901 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSonoma Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed4,6221,597
Sonoma Valley Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$49 MM$17 MM
Sonoma Valley Unified School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$46 MM$18 MM
Sonoma Valley Unified School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,561$10,238
Sonoma Valley Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,901$10,739
Sonoma Valley Unified School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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