Alternative High School

  • Alternative High School serves 13 students in grades 9-11.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

School Overview

  • Alternative High School's student population of 13 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-11
Total Students13 students
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Alternative High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Alternative High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alternative High School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
Asian
8%
5%
Black
7%
13%
White
85%
56%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alternative High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.270.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
33%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
23%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRidgefield School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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