Alta Vista Elementary



Alta Vista Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Alta Vista Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 43
1 48
2 41
3 34
4 43
5 45
6 50
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Alta Vista Elementary is a public elementary school located in Cheyenne, WY in the Laramie County School District #1. It enrolls 304 students in grades 1st through 12th. Alta Vista Elementary is the 74th largest public school in Wyoming and the 41,219th largest nationally. It has 12.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 304
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.74
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 41,219th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Wyoming: 74th out of 212
Student/Teacher Rank in Wyoming: 123rd out of 212
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wyoming: 63rd out of 212

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Alta Vista Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 173
(57%)
4,056
(51%)
 Female 131
(43%)
3,930
(49%)

Alta Vista Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 184
(61%)
5,639
(71%)
 Hispanic 82
(27%)
1,633
(20%)
 Two or More 17
(6%)
318
(4%)
 Black 14
(5%)
218
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
66
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
94
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
18
(0%)

Alta Vista Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 167
(55%)
3,008
(38%)
 Not Eligible 102
(34%)
4,175
(52%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(12%)
803
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 193 ranked schools in Wyoming, Alta Vista Elementary is ranked 17th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Alta Vista Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.5%. 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 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 291
2006 286
2007 291
2008 282
2009 320
2010 334
2011 305
2012 301
2013 269
2014 316
2015 304

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 12.2
2007 10.9
2008 11.8
2009 13.2
2010 N/A
2011 10.3
2012 N/A
2013 11
2014 11.7
2015 12.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51546391752577
2006 0.52447552447552
2007 0.49828178694158
2008 0.50354609929078
2009 0.55
2010 0.60479041916168
2011 0.62622950819672
2012 0.61794019933555
2013 0.67657992565056
2014 0.68037974683544
2015 0.66447368421053

Compare Alta Vista Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,214.1% 12.1:1
 
1,230.0% 12.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 66.4%
 

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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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