Vista Alternative School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2350 S Virginia Dr
Yuma, AZ 85364
Phone
(928) 502-4600
District
YUMA UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT (4507)
County
YUMA COUNTY
Type of School
Other
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
147
Classroom Teachers
15

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arizona

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Better than ×% of AZ schools.

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Vista Alternative School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43
Proficiency in Reading 42
Proficiency in Math 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 9.80
AVG FOR DISTRICT 25.41
AVG FOR STATE 23.26
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 3 2.0%
Grade 11 38 25.9%
Grade 12 106 72.1%
Total 147 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 9.6% 12.2% 38.9%
Black 0.7% 1.1% 5.6%
Hispanic 86.3% 85.1% 46.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 0.6% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.7% 1.0% 5.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 80.3% 69.3% 47.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 73.5% 60.5% 40.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 8.8% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 201,208 7,171,646
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 82.0 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.4% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.4% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.4% 33.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.1% 24.1%
65 OR OLDER 17.7% 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 69,979 2,524,300
Single Parent Households With Children 13.2% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 72.2% 86.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 14.9% 28.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.2% 10.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.5% 13.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.5% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.4% 18.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.9% 18.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.1% 14.6%
$15,000 or less 13.5% 11.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,437 $37,992,598 43.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $555 $6,134,970 7.0%
Staff $377 $4,167,358 4.8%
General Administration $119 $1,315,426 1.5%
School Administration $266 $2,940,364 3.4%
Operation $929 $10,269,166 11.7%
Transportation $493 $5,449,622 6.2%
Other $444 $4,907,976 5.6%
Total Support $3,182 $35,173,828 40.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,305 $14,425,470 16.5%
Total Expenditures $7,924 $87,591,896 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,101 $4,739,754,811 46.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $588 $679,729,078 6.7%
Staff $372 $429,834,408 4.2%
General Administration $149 $172,638,369 1.7%
School Administration $430 $496,574,086 4.9%
Operation $943 $1,090,092,667 10.8%
Transportation $317 $366,834,508 3.6%
Other $342 $395,127,147 3.9%
Total Support $3,142 $3,630,812,438 35.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,529 $1,767,618,417 17.4%
Total Expenditures $8,772 $10,138,192,386 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%