Alta Vista Elementary School



Alta Vista Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Alta Vista Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 93
1 101
2 82
3 71
4 82
5 77
6 74
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Alta Vista Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Washington Elementary School District. It enrolls 580 students in grades 1st through 12th. Alta Vista Elementary School is the 493rd largest public school in Arizona and the 14,699th largest nationally. It has 18.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 580
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,699th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 493rd out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 446th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 460th out of 948

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Alta Vista Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 291
(50%)
9,790
(48%)
 Male 289
(50%)
10,642
(52%)

Alta Vista Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 330
(57%)
10,485
(51%)
 White 130
(22%)
6,491
(32%)
 Black 65
(11%)
1,548
(8%)
 American Indian 24
(4%)
916
(4%)
 Asian 14
(2%)
532
(3%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
416
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
44
(0%)

Alta Vista Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 577
(99%)
8,479
(41%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
4,041
(20%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
7,912
(39%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Alta Vista Elementary School is ranked 133rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Alta Vista Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 55.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 695
2006 724
2007 681
2008 625
2009 573
2010 540
2011 573
2012 580

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 19.6
2007 20.3
2008 18.7
2009 19.2
2010 20
2011 18.8
2012 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99568345323741
2006 0.99585635359116
2007 0.99559471365639
2008 0.9952
2009 0.58987783595113
2010 0.99444444444444
2011 0.99476439790576
2012 0.9948275862069

Compare Alta Vista Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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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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