Alter School

  • Alter School serves 4 students in grades 9-11.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Alter School's student population of 4 students has declined by 60% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-11
Total Students4 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Alter School
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ratio1:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Alter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
75%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
25%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alter School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Alter School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.380.64
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePort Neches-Groves Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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