School Details

Alta Vista Elementary School

Hwy 38 and West Gallegos, Questa, NM 87556
(505) 586-0421

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-3 101 students 13 students/teacher (NM avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade


New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA)

In 2011-2012 New Mexico used the New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) to test students in grades 3 through 8, 10 and 11 in Reading and Math. The NMSBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Mexico. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Questa Independent Schools average
  • New Mexico state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Alta Vista Elementary School is a public elementary school in Questa. 101 students attend Alta Vista Elementary School and identify primarily as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 97% of the 101 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Alta Vista Elementary School is 13:1. Red River Valley is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 92% 80%
White, non-Hispanic 7% 18%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1.0% 0.7%
Black, non-Hispanic 0% 0.9%
Multiracial 0% %
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 97% 87%


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