Altimira Middle School

Tel: (707)935-6020
  • 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 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% 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

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
Altimira Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
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)
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 Score0.450.41
Altimira Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
50%
Altimira Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
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 $10,536 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,878 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 15% 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 (1996-2015)
District Spending$46 MM$18 MM
Sonoma Valley Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,536$10,238
Sonoma Valley Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,878$10,739
Sonoma Valley Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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