Alternative Center For Education

  • Alternative Center For Education serves 58 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Alternative Center For Education placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Alternative Center For Education's student population of 58 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students58 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alternative Center For Education is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Alternative Center For Education is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#2023 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
10%
18%
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White
69%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.500.52
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Graduation Rate≥90%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRochester Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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