Tipton County Alternative Learning Center

800 Bert Johnston Av

Covington, TN 38019-6295

Tel: (901)475-3502
Grades KG-12
87 students
Tipton County Alternative Learning Center serves 87 students in grades KG - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Tipton County Alternative Learning Center operates within the Tipton County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 87 students has grown by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 87 students
Tipton County Alternative Learning Center Total Students (1996-2014)
Gender % Tipton County Alternative Learning Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Tipton County Alternative Learning Center Total Teachers (1996-2014)
Students by Grade Tipton County Alternative Learning Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 16:1
Tipton County Alternative Learning Center Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2014)
Black
56%
23%
Tipton County Alternative Learning Center Black Students (1996-2014)
White
44%
65%
Tipton County Alternative Learning Center White Students (1996-2014)
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.
0.50 0.26
Tipton County Alternative Learning Center Diversity Score (1996-2014)
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.
86%
51%
Tipton County Alternative Learning Center 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.
3%
7%
Tipton County Alternative Learning Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Tipton County School District's student population of 11,587 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,475 in this district is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,439 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Tipton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
8
Number of Students Managed 11,587 3,515
Tipton County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $90 MM $30 MM
Tipton County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $90 MM $29 MM
Tipton County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,475 $8,707
Tipton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,439 $8,563
Tipton County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Covington High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Crestview Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Covington Integrated Arts Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CovingtonCovington Integrated Arts AcademyMagnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 616 students
    0.2 miles
    760 Bert Johnston Av
    CovingtonTN 38019
    (901)476-1444
    0.2PK-8616
  • CovingtonCovington High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 741 students
    0.8 miles
    803 South College
    CovingtonTN 38019
    (901)475-5850
    0.89-12741
  • CovingtonCrestview Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 597 students
    1.4 miles
    201 Mark A. Walker Bl
    CovingtonTN 38019
    (901)475-5900
    1.46-8597
  • CovingtonCrestview Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 970 students
    1.5 miles
    151 Mark A. Walker Bl
    CovingtonTN 38019
    (901)475-5925
    1.5PK-5970
  • BrightonBrighton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1013 students
    6.6 miles
    7785 Hwy 51 South
    BrightonTN 38011
    (901)837-5600
    6.66-81013

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