Alta Vista High 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
1325 Bryant Ave.
Mountain View, CA 94040
Phone
(650) 691-2433
District
MOUNTAIN VIEW-LOS ALTOS UNION HIGH
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Other
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
79
Classroom Teachers
8

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

4

(10 is best)

Better than 33.7% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Alta Vista High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 23 44
Proficiency in Reading 39 57
Proficiency in Math 6 32

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.53
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.23
AVG FOR STATE 23.34
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 13 16.5%
Grade 11 27 34.2%
Grade 12 39 49.4%
Total 79 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 17.7% 42.5% 24.4%
Black 5.1% 1.4% 5.7%
Hispanic 72.2% 28.3% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.5% 27.4% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.5% 0.5% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 70.9% 17.1% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 63.3% 14.5% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.6% 2.5% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 115,752 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,448.9 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.2% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.0% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.3% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 13.6% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 45,558 12,950,743
Single Parent Households With Children 5.7% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.7% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 72.4% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 48.2% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.9% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.1% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 8.2% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.1% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.2% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 5.2% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,896 $52,667,264 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,414 $5,774,776 5.9%
Staff $803 $3,279,452 3.4%
General Administration $210 $857,640 0.9%
School Administration $1,491 $6,089,244 6.3%
Operation $1,344 $5,488,896 5.6%
Transportation $239 $976,076 1.0%
Other $1,331 $5,435,804 5.6%
Total Support $6,832 $27,901,888 28.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,090 $16,703,560 17.2%
Total Expenditures $23,817 $97,268,628 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
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%