Alto Elementary School

  • Alto Elementary School serves 256 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Alto Elementary School's student population of 256 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students256 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alto Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alto Elementary School is 0.69, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4762 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
33%
52%
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Black
22%
13%
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White
40%
28%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alto Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.690.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alto Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alto Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlto Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Alto Alto High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 194 students
    0.0 miles
    248 Cr 2429
    Alto, TX 75925
    (936)858-7110
    0.0 9-12 194
  • Alto Alto Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 193 students
    0.1 miles
    240 Cr 2429
    Alto, TX 75925
    (936)858-7140
    0.1 5-8 193
  • Rusk Rusk High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 622 students
    9.0 miles
    495 Eagle Dr
    Rusk, TX 75785
    (903)683-5401
    9.0 9-12 622
  • Rusk Rusk Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 417 students
    9.5 miles
    440 Collins St
    Rusk, TX 75785
    (903)683-6106
    9.5 PK-1 417
  • Rusk Rusk Elementary School
    Grades: 2-3 | 313 students
    10.2 miles
    300 N Henderson St
    Rusk, TX 75785
    (903)683-2595
    10.2 2-3 313

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