Cunningham Alternative School (Closed 2016)

Cunningham Alternative School served 51 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was higher than the New Jersey state average of 36%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was <50% (which was higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 was lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
51 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
<50%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
<50%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
49%
29%
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Black
37%
15%
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White
12%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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Graduation Rate
(14-15)
30-39%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cunningham Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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