Assure Center Alternative School (Closed 2005)

  • Assure Center Alternative School served 25 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥50% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥50% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 was higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was equal to the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students25 students
This chart display total students of Assure Center Alternative School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Assure Center Alternative School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Assure Center Alternative School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)≥50%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Assure Center Alternative School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)≥50%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Assure Center Alternative School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio25:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
20%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Assure Center Alternative School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Assure Center Alternative School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
76%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Assure Center Alternative School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Assure Center Alternative School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Assure Center Alternative School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.380.41
This chart display the diversity score of Assure Center Alternative School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Graduation Rate (10-11)≥50%
86%
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Assure Center Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Assure Center Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington Community School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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