Bridge Alternative High School

Bridge Alternative High School serves 110 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Bridge Alternative High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Bridge Alternative High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Bridge Alternative High School's student population of 110 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students110 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Bridge Alternative High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bridge Alternative High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2023 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
90%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.52
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Graduation Rate
40-49%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrighton Area Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bridge Alternative High School is Brighton High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Charyl Stockwell Academy High School (1.3 miles away)
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