Alternative Program South (Closed 2009)

  • Alternative Program South served 22 students in grades 8-12.
  • Minority enrollment was 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students22 students
This chart display total students of Alternative Program South by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
This chart display the total teachers of Alternative Program South by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Alternative Program South by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Alternative Program South and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian
4%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alternative Program South and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alternative Program South and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black
n/a
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alternative Program South and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
87%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alternative Program South and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alternative Program South.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.240.46
This chart display the diversity score of Alternative Program South and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alternative Program South and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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