Altavista High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
7.0
Math Proficiency
3.3
Reading Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 761 Students
  • 44 Teachers

Altavista High
904 BEDFORD AVE
ALTAVISTA, VA 24517

Phone: (434) 369-4768

District: Campbell County Public Schools

Overview

At Altavista High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Altavista High is 9 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 30 percent. Altavista High is 1 of 4 high schools in the Campbell County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 761
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 30%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 37%
Full-Time Teachers 44

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 98%
Proficient in Math 95%
College Readiness Index 7.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 12
Setting Distant Town
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 4
Total Students 3,329
Proficient in Reading (district average) 96%
Proficient in Math (district average) 90%
College Readiness (district average) 9.9

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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