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 Elementary School had an API growth score of 833 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Alta Elementary School's 2012 base score was 782 and the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.
In 2010, Alta Elementary School had 20 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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Alta Elementary School Reviews
The principal at this school is Great!!! My son was at Silas Bartsch last year and now this year he is going to Alta and i was amazed at how fast and effeciant she was to get back to me on questions her and her staff are awesome!!! Mrs. Cortez as well showed me she cared about my son I was so impressed, by how they were quick to get back to me.