Choice Alternative High School

Choice Alternative High School serves 91 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 46:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Choice Alternative High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Choice Alternative High School's student population of 91 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students91 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Choice Alternative High School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
<50%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio46:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Choice Alternative High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
24%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Choice Alternative High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
29%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Choice Alternative High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
41%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Choice Alternative High School and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Choice Alternative High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.700.54
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Graduation Rate
55-59%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Choice Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Choice Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloomington Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Choice Alternative High School is Choice Alternative High School I.S. (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alc - Seca - Ey (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washburn Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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