Alta Loma School
9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Alta Loma School
Alta Loma School is a public elementary school located in the city of Los Angeles, California. It serves students in grades K-5 and is part of the Los Angeles Unified School District. The school has a diverse population of students, with a majority of Hispanic, African American, and Asian American students. The school provides a comprehensive education with a focus on literacy, mathematics, science, and technology.
Alta Loma School has a strong commitment to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for its students. The school has a strong focus on academics, offering a variety of enrichment programs and activities to help students reach their full potential. The school also provides a variety of extracurricular activities such as sports, music, and art. The school also has a strong parent involvement program and offers many opportunities for parents to be involved in their child’s education.
Alta Loma School is a great place for students to learn and grow. The school has a dedicated staff of teachers and administrators who are committed to helping each student reach their highest potential.
9750 N 87th Ave
Peoria, AZ 85345
Pre-K – 8
Overview Alta Loma School
Alta Loma School serves 724 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Alta Loma School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Alta Loma School
Alta Loma School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Alta Loma School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.