Altona Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4600 Clover Basin Drive
Longmont, CO 80503
Phone
(720) 494-3980
District
ST. VRAIN VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE1J
County
BOULDER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
830
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

10

(10 is best)

Better than 93.6% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Altona Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
60%
36%
67%
43%
52%
30%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

80 60 40 20 0
65%
39%
72%
47%
57%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
42%
82%
47%
72%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
20
18
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 274 33.0%
Grade 7 279 33.6%
Grade 8 277 33.4%
Total 830 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 73.0% 65.0% 55.4%
Black 1.6% 0.9% 4.8%
Hispanic 17.1% 30.4% 35.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.0% 3.3% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.5% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 17.1% 28.2% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.8% 21.1% 32.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.3% 7.1% 8.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 177,976 5,758,736
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 447.1 55
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.6% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.2% 35.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.3% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 13.6% 13.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 65,783 2,148,994
Single Parent Households With Children 8.8% 8.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.7% 91.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 44.4% 40.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 21.4% 17.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.0% 17.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.9% 13.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.7% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.1% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.0% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 5.9% 8.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,445 $176,524,000 38.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $620 $20,091,000 4.3%
Staff $389 $12,618,000 2.7%
General Administration $120 $3,899,000 0.8%
School Administration $765 $24,813,000 5.3%
Operation $1,009 $32,712,000 7.0%
Transportation $257 $8,337,000 1.8%
Other $636 $20,611,000 4.4%
Total Support $3,796 $123,081,000 26.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,105 $165,517,000 35.6%
Total Expenditures $14,346 $465,122,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,612 $5,124,702,000 43.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $581 $530,507,000 4.5%
Staff $573 $522,889,000 4.5%
General Administration $158 $144,064,000 1.2%
School Administration $787 $718,175,000 6.1%
Operation $936 $854,694,000 7.3%
Transportation $302 $276,184,000 2.4%
Other $726 $662,710,000 5.7%
Total Support $4,062 $3,709,223,000 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,163 $2,888,638,000 24.6%
Total Expenditures $12,838 $11,722,563,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%