Altimira Middle School

17805 Arnold Dr.
Sonoma, CA 95476
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Altimira Middle School serves 498 students in grades 6-8.
Altimira Middle 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 20% (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 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Altimira Middle School's student population of 498 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students498 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Rankings

Altimira Middle 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 Altimira Middle School is 0.46, 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
#7226 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
69%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
25%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.460.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSonoma Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Altimira Middle School is Creekside High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Woodland Star Charter (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sonoma Woodland Star Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 249 students
    0.0 miles
    17811 Arnold Dr.
    Sonoma, CA 95476
    (707) 996-3849
    0 K-8 249
  • Sonoma El Verano Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 392 students
    0.8 miles
    18606 Riverside Dr.
    Sonoma, CA 95476
    (707) 935-6050
    0.8 K-5 392
  • Sonoma Flowery Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 332 students
    0.9 miles
    17600 Sonoma Hwy.
    Sonoma, CA 95476
    (707) 935-6060
    0.9 K-5 332
  • Sonoma Sonoma Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 211 students
    0.9 miles
    17202 Sonoma Hwy.
    Sonoma, CA 95476
    (707) 935-4232
    0.9 K-8 211
  • Sonoma Sassarini Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 335 students
    2.3 miles
    652 Fifth St. W.
    Sonoma, CA 95476
    (707) 935-6040
    2.3 K-5 335

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