Crusade High Alternative School (Closed 2009)

  • Crusade High Alternative School served 48 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 was higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students48 students
This chart display total students of Crusade High Alternative School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Crusade High Alternative School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Crusade High Alternative School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Student : Teacher Ratio24:115:1
American Indian
4%
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Crusade High Alternative School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Crusade High Alternative School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Crusade High Alternative School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
90%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Crusade High Alternative School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Crusade High Alternative School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.190.41
This chart display the diversity score of Crusade High Alternative School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Crusade High Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (05-06)
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Crusade High Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorning Sun Community School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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