Caro Alternative High School

  • Caro Alternative High School serves 63 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Caro Alternative High School's student population of 63 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students63 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1081 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
3%
18%
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White
94%
66%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Caro Alternative High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.120.53
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Graduation Rate40-59%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCaro Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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