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4600 Clover Basin Dr

Longmont, CO 80503

(720) 494-3980

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 730

Students Per Teacher: 21

Parent Reviews

20 Parent Reviews for Altona Middle School

My school Altona I went to Altona for my last year of middle school and I loved it. It was much challenging then my last school was. I also, thought that the special ed department was very helpful to me. They had awesome teachers. And at the time I was there awesome vice principal but they have a new ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/21/14

What I want people to know is that Altona is riding on the fact that it has upscale students who would succeed anywhere. The environment is toxic and the teachers are belittling and mean. Students learn despite huge class sizes and mean, uncaring teachers who are unhappy and take it out on the students. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

First let me begin by saying this is a great school and the scores speak for themselves. This is the stand out school in a mediocre district. The culture is very supportive and focuses on conflict resolution as it relates to bullying which is critical this day and age. Now for the "Don't Tread On Me" ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/30/13

Did anyone ever ask? Why is the Rattlesnake the school mascot? For that answer click on 'Don't tread on me' on the schools website page and go to the link. You are in for a surprise you might want to have a 'Tea Party' about! Just not okay for a public school!!!!!!! I would rate it a ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/17/13

This a a great school. Both of my daughters attended Altona in the past. I cannot imagine a better expereince. Principal is wonderful. He holds his teachers and students to high standards, but also seems very supportive. Altona has a great community feel. Students seem proud to be a part of it and confident ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/01/11

I love Altona.... Im so sad this is my last year at Altona. But i loved my experience. SO I would so go to altona. Like im not joking....... They dont give too much homework. they dont give too much schoolwork. ALtona is awesome. GO RATTLERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by a other on 04/20/11

Altona is such a great school. The teachers and staff are helpful and encouraging. The principal, (an ex-marine) is strict but nice, kind, and funny. The students are kept on track with their homework by Homework Club if they fall behind so you can't get away with not finishing homework and you get to ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/16/09

Going to this school prepared me so well for high school. Last year was so easy because I knew exactly how to handle high school. Thank you!

Posted by a other on 09/21/08

I love this school. The teachers are great, and so are the academics. The administration is the best I've ever seen. We will miss you Mr. Barnett!

Posted by a student on 05/19/08

It is an awsome school the teachers are great they teach you so much and there is still fun so its a good skool as far as kids and adults are conserned the music progam is great

Posted by a student on 03/29/08

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Test scores
Test scores for Altona Middle School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Altona Middle School
St. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j
* In 2011-2012 Colorado used the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The TCAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Longmont schools — Altona Middle School is located at 4600 Clover Basin Dr, Longmont CO 80503. 4600 Clover Basin Dr is in the 80503 ZIP code in Longmont, CO The school district for Altona Middle School is the St. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j. Altona Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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