PROFICIENCY 80% 56% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
53%ALTA VISTA CHARTER SCH.
18%Kansas City
51%Missouri

Alta Vista Charter School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "ALTA VISTA CHARTER SCH." in Kansas City, MO. There are a total of 320 students and 26 teachers at Alta Vista Charter School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 283 free lunch students and 31 reduced lunch students.

Alta Vista Charter School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 79.5%, which is 56% higher than the Missouri average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students320
Teachers25.5
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch283
Reduced lunch31

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment60
Taking some courses57
Taking some courses (not tests)58
Passing some courses56
Passing no courses38

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 Charter School, there are a total of 60 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 57 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All80-84%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School80-84%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All75-79%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School75-79%

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.

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Alta Vista Charter School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMissouriNational
Caucasian 2.5% 2.2% 75.3% 51.1%
African American 1.4% 2.5% 14.2% 15.9%
Asian 1.4% 0.7% 1.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 90.0% 89.6% 5.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.6% 5.0% 2.6% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Primitivo Garcia Elementary.32%0.1Kansas City, MO
Alta Vista Middle School27%0.5Kansas City, MO
Crossroads Academy Of Kansas City65%0.9Kansas City, MO
Longfellow Elementary.22%1.7Kansas City, MO
Central Middle School10%1.9Kansas City, KS
Wendell Phillips Elementary.30%2.0Kansas City, MO
Whittier Elementary21%2.0Kansas City, KS
Lincoln College Prep.75%2.0Kansas City, MO
Foreign Language Academy39%2.1Kansas City, MO
Gordon Parks Elementary.50%2.2Kansas City, MO
Grant Elementary11%2.3Kansas City, KS
Rosedale Middle School8%2.3Kansas City, KS

Kansas City demographics profile

StatisticKansas CityMissouriNational
Population471,7676,059,651318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,4988691
Median age35.338.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%57%55%
Speak English89%94%79%
Speak Spanish7%3%13%

Education level achieved in Kansas City

IndexKansas CityMissouriNational
Completed 8th grade86.4%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school85.6%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college62.7%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree40.2%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors33.0%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters12.3%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.4%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Alta Vista Charter School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.