Altavista Elementary



Altavista Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Altavista Elementary Students by Grade
PK 41
K 76
1 71
2 96
3 97
4 81
5 86
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Altavista Elementary is a public elementary school located in Altavista, VA in the Campbell County Public Schools. It enrolls 548 students in grades 1st through 12th. Altavista Elementary is the 546th largest public school in Virginia and the 17,664th largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 548
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,664th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 546th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 669th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 559th out of 1,156

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Altavista Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 293
(53%)
3,164
(52%)
 Female 255
(47%)
2,970
(48%)

Altavista Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 316
(58%)
4,473
(73%)
 Black 149
(27%)
1,031
(17%)
 Two or More 56
(10%)
380
(6%)
 Hispanic 20
(4%)
164
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
26
(0%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
59
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Altavista Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 305
(56%)
2,479
(40%)
 Not Eligible 220
(40%)
3,249
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(4%)
406
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Altavista Elementary is ranked 315th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Altavista Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.9%) is higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Altavista Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 649
2006 629
2007 617
2008 607
2009 586
2010 603
2011 625
2012 630
2013 641
2014 584
2015 548

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 12
2007 14.1
2008 14.9
2009 14.1
2010 16.8
2011 15.8
2012 16.6
2013 18.2
2014 17.1
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42989214175655
2006 0.44992050874404
2007 0.43922204213938
2008 0.45963756177924
2009 0.51535836177474
2010 0.50414593698176
2011 0.528
2012 0.5047619047619
2013 0.54446177847114
2014 0.53082191780822
2015 0.5985401459854

Compare Altavista Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 59.9%
 

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Public PK - 05 548 16.5:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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