Alternative Learning Center

Alternative Learning Center serves 56 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Alternative Learning Center operates within the Kaufman Independent School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is equal to the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 56 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 56 students
Alternative Learning Center Total Students (2003-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Alternative Learning Center Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2012)
Students by Grade Alternative Learning Center Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.99. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 14:1
Alternative Learning Center Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2012)
American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
30%
50%
Alternative Learning Center Hispanic (2003-2012)
Black
8%
13%
Alternative Learning Center Black (2003-2012)
White
51%
31%
Alternative Learning Center White (2003-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.64 0.99
Alternative Learning Center Diversity Score (2003-2012)
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.
66%
44%
Alternative Learning Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2012)
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.
1%
7%
Alternative Learning Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,820 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Kaufman Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 3,820 730
Kaufman Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 80% 80%
Kaufman Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $9 MM
Kaufman Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $33 MM $9 MM
Kaufman Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,417 $11,947
Kaufman Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,966 $12,666
Kaufman Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kaufman High School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Norman J High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Phillips Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kaufman Phillips Elementary School
    1501 Royal
    Kaufman , TX , 75142
    (972)932-4500
    1.1  mi  |  552  students  |  Gr.  3-4
  • Kaufman Norman J High School
    3701 South Houston St
    Kaufman , TX , 75142
    (972)932-2410
    1.2  mi  |  527  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Kaufman Kaufman High School
    3205 South Houston St
    Kaufman , TX , 75142
    (972)932-2811
    1.3  mi  |  1005  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Kaufman Helen Edward Early Childhood Center
    1605 Rand Rd
    Kaufman , TX , 75142
    (972)932-0800
    1.6  mi  |  523  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Kaufman Monday Primary
    905 South Madison
    Kaufman , TX , 75142
    (972)932-3513
    1.7  mi  |  571  students  |  Gr.  1-2

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Kaufman County, TX public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.54, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.99. The most diverse school district in Kaufman County is Crandall Independent School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.