Alternative Resource Center

  • Alternative Resource Center serves 14 students in grades 6-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Alternative Resource Center's student population of 14 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students14 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Alternative Resource Center
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Alternative Resource Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Student : Teacher Ratio7:114:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alternative Resource Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alternative Resource Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
64%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alternative Resource Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
36%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alternative Resource Center and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alternative Resource Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.470.47
This chart display the diversity score of Alternative Resource Center and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate (16-17)≥50%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Alternative Resource Center and public school graduation rate of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alternative Resource Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDivision Of Youth Service School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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