Alternative Programs

  • Alternative Programs serves 108 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Alternative Programs's student population of 108 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students108 students
This chart display total students of Alternative Programs by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Alternative Programs
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Alternative Programs by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#574 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alternative Programs and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alternative Programs and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
Asian
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alternative Programs and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
32%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alternative Programs and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
53%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alternative Programs and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
9%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alternative Programs and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Alternative Programs and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alternative Programs.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.610.72
This chart display the diversity score of Alternative Programs and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate40-49%
88%
This chart display graduation rate of Alternative Programs and public school graduation rate of Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alternative Programs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alternative Programs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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