Alta Vista Charter School

8785 Rd Ll, Lamar, CO 81052 | (719) 336-2154
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 111
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8785 Road Ll, Lamar, CO 81052
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 111
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 8.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 56 (50.5%)
  • Females: 55 (49.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 26 (23.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 22 (19.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 48 (43.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Alta Vista Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black21.8%
Asian21.8%
Hispanic1412.6%
White9383.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Alta Vista Charter School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten1311.7%
1st Grade1917.1%
2nd Grade1715.3%
3rd Grade1412.6%
4th Grade1917.1%
5th Grade1614.4%
6th Grade1311.7%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 100%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:-
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 12 Years
  • Average Salary: $33,190
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Alta Vista Charter School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience--
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,00480%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Alta Vista Charter School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 26, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Excellent school. An amazing staff that works with each and every child to be successful. Great atmoshpere and learning climate.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 26, 2009
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  • High academics, caring staff, great school!

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Alta Vista Charter School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on CSAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

CSAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201089.0%75.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201089.0%65.0%65.0%
 
Writing Test
201067.0%49.0%51.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201071.0%58.0%65.0%
 
Reading Test
201094.0%64.0%70.0%
 
Science Test
201065.0%43.0%47.0%
 
Writing Test
201065.0%54.0%58.0%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200994.0%68.0%69.0%
 
Reading Test
2009100.0%73.0%73.0%
 
Writing Test
2009100.0%58.0%53.0%
 
Source: CO Department of Education 2009-2010

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