PROFICIENCY 5% 87% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
5%Alta Vista Elementary
11%East Porterville

Alta Vista Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Alta Vista Elementary" in East Porterville, CA. There are a total of 573 students and 27 teachers at Alta Vista Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 505 free lunch students and 20 reduced lunch students.

Alta Vista Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 5.0%, which is 87% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch505
Reduced lunch20


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Alta Vista Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

4<= 5%
5<= 10%
6<= 5%
7<= 5%
8<= 5%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

5<= 10%
6<= 5%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Alta Vista Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

White 12.5% 12.5% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 3.8% 3.8% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 78.0% 78.0% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.2% 1.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 3.8% 3.8% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.7% 0.7% 3.1% 3.1%

East Porterville demographics profile

StatisticEast PortervilleCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,14125691
Median age28.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%52%55%
Speak English30%56%79%
Speak Spanish69%29%13%

Education level achieved in East Porterville

IndexEast PortervilleCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade46.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school41.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college18.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree7.2%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors3.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters0.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Alta Vista Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.