Alternative Education Academy

  • Alternative Education Academy serves 1,611 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 61%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Alternative Education Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Alternative Education Academy's student population of 1,611 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,611 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alternative Education Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 40:1 has increased from 33:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alternative Education Academy is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank
55%
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
61%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alternative Education Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio40:118:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alternative Education Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alternative Education Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
17%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alternative Education Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
72%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alternative Education Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alternative Education Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.450.24
This chart display the diversity score of Alternative Education Academy and the public school average diversity score of Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
25%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Alternative Education Academy and public school graduation rate of Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlternative Education Academy School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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