Alta Vista Charter School



Alta Vista Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Alta Vista Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 23
1 21
2 20
3 20
4 21
5 19
6 13
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Alta Vista Charter School is a public elementary school located in Lamar, CO in the Lamar School District No. Re-2. It enrolls 137 students in grades 1st through 12th. Alta Vista Charter School is the 967th largest public school in Colorado and the 51,174th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 137
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 9.65
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 51,174th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 967th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 196th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 970th out of 1,072

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Alta Vista Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 71
(52%)
578
(47%)
 Male 66
(48%)
665
(53%)

Alta Vista Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 99
(72%)
509
(41%)
 Hispanic 31
(23%)
690
(56%)
 Two or More 5
(4%)
17
(1%)
 Black 1
(1%)
8
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
15
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Alta Vista Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 82
(60%)
435
(35%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 33
(24%)
683
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(16%)
125
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Alta Vista Charter School is ranked 828th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Alta Vista Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Alta Vista Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 102
2006 90
2007 84
2008 114
2009 111
2010 126
2011 130
2012 137

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 13
2007 13.1
2008 13.1
2009 12.7
2010 13.9
2011 14.4
2012 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37254901960784
2006 0.41111111111111
2007 0.52380952380952
2008 0.45614035087719
2009 0.43243243243243
2010 0.38095238095238
2011 0.41538461538462
2012 0.4014598540146

Compare Alta Vista Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.1%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Alta Vista Charter School
Lamar, CO
Public KG - 06 137 14.2:1  
Parkview Elementary School
Lamar, CO
Public 03 - 05 316 15:1 4 miles
Washington Elementary School
Lamar, CO
Public KG - 02 313 14.8:1 4 miles
Lamar Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 353 16.4:1 4 miles
Melvin Hendrickson Development Center
Lamar, CO
Public PK - PK 124 32:1 5 miles
Wiley Elementary School
Wiley, CO
Public PK - 06 126 12.8:1 7 miles
MC Clave Elementary School
Mc Clave, CO
Public PK - 06 143 14.1:1 14 miles
Granada Elementary School
Granada, CO
Public PK - 06 109 11.5:1 17 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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