About This School
A school's Academic Performance Index (API) is a scale that ranges from 200 to 1000 and is calculated from the school's performance in the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program. The state has set 800 as the API target for all schools to meet.
Alta Vista Elementary School had an API growth score of 754 in 2008. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Alta Vista Elementary School's 2008 base score was 820 and the school did not meet its 2008 school-wide growth target.
In 2008, Alta Vista Elementary School had 19 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.