Decatur Alternative Choice School (Closed 2009)

  • Decatur Alternative Choice School served 22 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students22 students
This chart display total students of Decatur Alternative Choice School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Decatur Alternative Choice School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Decatur Alternative Choice School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Decatur Alternative Choice School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Decatur Alternative Choice School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
36%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Decatur Alternative Choice School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Decatur Alternative Choice School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
White
64%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Decatur Alternative Choice School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Decatur Alternative Choice School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.470.28
This chart display the diversity score of Decatur Alternative Choice School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Decatur Alternative Choice School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Decatur Alternative Choice School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDecatur Public s School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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