Altoona School

  • Altoona School serves 261 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Altoona School's student population of 261 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students261 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Altoona School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Altoona School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1307 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Altoona School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Hispanic
10%
32%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
85%
39%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Altoona School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.270.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Altoona School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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