Bostrom Alternative Center

Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Bostrom Alternative Center serves 213 students in grades 9-12.
Bostrom Alternative Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Bostrom Alternative Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Bostrom Alternative Center's student population of 213 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students213 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Rankings

Bostrom Alternative Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bostrom Alternative Center is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#2107 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
81%
45%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
7%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.340.65
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Graduation Rate
30-34%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhoenix Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Bostrom Alternative Center is Career Success High School - Glendale (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pan-american Charter School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Career Success High School - Glendale Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 53 students
    0.2 miles
    3816 N 27th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85017
    (602) 285-5525
    0.2 7-12 53
  • Phoenix Career Success High School - Main Campus Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 357 students
    0.2 miles
    3816 N 27th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85017
    (602) 285-5525
    0.2 9-12 357
  • Phoenix Pan-american Charter School Charter School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 658 students
    0.5 miles
    3001 W. Indian School
    Phoenix, AZ 85017
    (602) 266-3989
    0.5 K-12 658
  • Phoenix Arizona Collegiate High School Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 162 students
    0.7 miles
    3161 N. 33rd Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85017
    (623) 498-8200
    0.7 9-12 162
  • Tucson Academy Of Mathematics And Science South Charter School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 46 students
    0.8 miles
    3335 W. Flower St.
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520) 293-2676
    0.8 K-8 46

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