2010 Brentwood Drive
Anderson, IN 46011
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Compass Alternative School serves 77 students in grades 6-9.
Compass Alternative School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-9
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
77 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Compass Alternative School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Compass Alternative School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 1985-1986 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1734 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Compass Alternative School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Compass Alternative School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Compass Alternative School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
17:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
13%
12%
Black
41%
13%
White
34%
68%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Compass Alternative School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score
0.69
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
42%
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-9
  • Students: 77 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69

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