|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|St Edward School Inc 0.8 miles||n/a|
|P.R. Leyva Middle School 1 miles|
|Grace House Program Rtc 2.6 miles||n/a|
|Jefferson Montessori School 3.2 miles|
|Loving Middle School 12.7 miles|
In 2011, Alta Vista Middle School had 15 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New Mexico average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Carlsbad Municipal Schools School District
The New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) are annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Students are assessed in reading, science and math in grades 3 through 9.
Students are scored at four levels: below beginning step, nearing proficiency, proficient or advanced. The goal is for students to score at or above the proficient level.