Bryant Alternative High School

  • Bryant Alternative High School serves 302 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Bryant Alternative High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Bryant Alternative High School's student population of 302 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students302 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bryant Alternative High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bryant Alternative High School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#1487 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
80%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
56%
14%
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Black
25%
23%
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White
10%
50%
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bryant Alternative High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.610.68
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Graduation Rate15-19%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfax County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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