Northview Alternative High School

3801 East Beltline Se

Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Tel: (616)361-7396
Grades: 9-12

166 students

Northview Alternative High School serves 166 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 34%.
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%.

Overview

The student population of 166 students has grown by 9% 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 166 students
Northview Alternative High School Total Students (2003-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Northview Alternative High School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1 18:1
Northview Alternative High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2013)
American Indian
2%
1%
Northview Alternative High School American Indian (2004-2013)
Hispanic
13%
6%
Northview Alternative High School Hispanic (2003-2013)
Black
18%
22%
Northview Alternative High School Black (2003-2013)
White
66%
66%
Northview Alternative High School White (2003-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Northview Alternative High School 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.
0.52 0.26
Northview Alternative High School Diversity Score (2003-2013)
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.
53%
44%
Northview Alternative High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
3%
6%
Northview Alternative High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,404 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Northview School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,404 822
Graduation Rate 100% 82%
District Total Revenue $35 MM $11 MM
District Spending $35 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,280 $11,537
District Spending / Student $10,224 $11,612
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Grand RapidsHighlands School
    4645 Chandy Dr Ne
    Grand RapidsMI 49525
    (616)361-3440
    1 mi | 467 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • Grand RapidsEast Oakview Elementary School
    3940 Suburban Shores Dr Ne
    Grand RapidsMI 49525
    (616)361-3460
    1.1 mi | 394 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • Grand RapidsOrchard View Elementary School
    2770 Leffingwell Ave Ne
    Grand RapidsMI 49525
    (616)493-8930
    1.4 mi | 581 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Grand RapidsNorthview High School
    4451 Hunsberger Ave Ne
    Grand RapidsMI 49525
    (616)363-4857
    1.7 mi | 1209 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Grand RapidsNorth Oakview Elementary School
    4300 Costa Ave Ne
    Grand RapidsMI 49525
    (616)361-3450
    1.7 mi | 400 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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