Dc Alternative Learning Academywest

  • Dc Alternative Learning Academywest serves 41 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the District of Columbia state level of 11:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 90%.

School Overview

  • Dc Alternative Learning Academywest's student population of 41 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students41 students
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Dc Alternative Learning Academywest by grade.

School Comparison

  • Dc Alternative Learning Academywest's student:teacher ratio of 2:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dc Alternative Learning Academywest is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio2:111:1
Hispanic
5%
16%
Black
93%
70%
White
2%
10%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dc Alternative Learning Academywest.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score0.130.47
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
n/a
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
n/a
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District Name of Columbia Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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