Burlington County Alternative High School

  • Burlington County Alternative High School serves 102 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Burlington County Alternative High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Burlington County Alternative High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Burlington County Alternative High School's student population of 102 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students102 students
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Burlington County Alternative High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Burlington County Alternative High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Burlington County Alternative High School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank (15-16)#1089 out of 2239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)≤20%
41%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)<50%
50%
Student : Teacher Ration/a12:1
Asian
3%
10%
Hispanic
6%
28%
Black
19%
15%
White
69%
44%
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burlington County Alternative High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.490.69
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
33%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurlington County Special Services School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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