Alta High School

101 West 5th St, Alta, IA 51002 | (712) 200-1331
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 170
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 170 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 101 W 5th St, Alta, IA 51002
  • Principal or Admin: Tom Ryherd
  • Fax: (712) 200-1602
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 170
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 13.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 77 (45.3%)
  • Females: 93 (54.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 21 (12.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 36 (21.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 57 (33.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Alta High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black63.5%
Asian--
Hispanic2011.8%
White14384.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Alta High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade4425.9%
10th Grade4928.8%
11th Grade3822.4%
12th Grade3922.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 92%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:-
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $38,003
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Alta High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,69623%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$39,59577%
Source: IA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Alta High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 25, 2008
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Great smaller school!
    Really nice to see the new classes added at the high school level.

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