Alturas Elementary School

420 4th St, Alturas, FL 33820 | (863) 519-3917
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 378
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 97, Alturas, FL 33820
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Polk County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,826
  • Graduation Rate: 68.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.8
  • Enrolled Students: 94,530

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 378
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 197 (52.1%)
  • Females: 168 (44.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 49 (13.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 256 (67.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 305 (80.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Alturas Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black359.3%
Asian20.5%
Hispanic10427.5%
White22359.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Alturas Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten71.9%
Kindergarten5514.6%
1st Grade5314.0%
2nd Grade6918.3%
3rd Grade6818.0%
4th Grade6015.9%
5th Grade6617.5%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
84.0%
District:
75.3%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
3.2%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
3.6%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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