Northview Alternative High School

3801 East Beltline Se

Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Tel: (616)361-7396
Grades 9-12
175 students
Northview Alternative High School serves 175 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
Northview Alternative High School operates within the Northview School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 175 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 175 students
Northview Alternative High School Total Students (2003-2014)
Gender % Northview Alternative High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Northview Alternative High School Total Teachers (2003-2014)
Students by Grade Northview Alternative High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has decreased from 40:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1 19:1
Northview Alternative High School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Northview Alternative High School American Indian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
12%
7%
Northview Alternative High School Black Students (2003-2014)
Black
16%
18%
Northview Alternative High School Black Students (2003-2014)
White
67%
68%
Northview Alternative High School White Students (2003-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Northview Alternative High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Northview Alternative High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.27
Northview Alternative High School Diversity Score (2003-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
43%
Northview Alternative High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
Northview Alternative High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,441 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,190 is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,294 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Northview School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,441 784
Northview School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 82%
Northview School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $11 MM
Northview School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $36 MM $11 MM
Northview School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,190 $11,681
Northview School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,294 $11,849
Northview School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Northview High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Highlands School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Oakview Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand RapidsHighlands School
    1 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 449 students4645 Chandy Dr Ne
    Grand RapidsMI 49525
    (616)361-3440
    15-6449
  • Grand RapidsEast Oakview Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 404 students3940 Suburban Shores Dr Ne
    Grand RapidsMI 49525
    (616)361-3460
    1.1KG-4404
  • Grand RapidsOrchard View Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 593 students2770 Leffingwell Ave Ne
    Grand RapidsMI 49525
    (616)493-8930
    1.4KG-6593
  • Grand RapidsNorth Oakview Elementary School
    1.7 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 433 students4300 Costa Ave Ne
    Grand RapidsMI 49525
    (616)361-3450
    1.7KG-4433
  • Grand RapidsNorthview High School
    1.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1201 students4451 Hunsberger Ave Ne
    Grand RapidsMI 49525
    (616)363-4857
    1.79-121201

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