Alternative Education High School

  • Alternative Education High School serves 26 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Alternative Education High School's student population of 26 students has declined by 40% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students26 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alternative Education High School's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alternative Education High School is 0.42, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
33%
Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
19%
4%
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White
74%
90%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alternative Education High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score0.420.12
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
22%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alternative Education High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCabell County s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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