Desoto Alternative Center (Closed 2010)

Desoto Alternative Center serves 39 students in grades Kindergarten-12. 
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 was higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
39 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (FL)
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
16:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Desoto Alternative Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
23%
36%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Desoto Alternative Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
8%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Desoto Alternative Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
69%
36%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Desoto Alternative Center and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
0.47
This chart display the diversity score of Desoto Alternative Center and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Desoto Alternative Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Desoto Alternative Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

How many students attend Desoto Alternative Center?
39 students attend Desoto Alternative Center.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Desoto Alternative Center students are White, 23% of students are Hispanic, and 8% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Desoto Alternative Center?
Desoto Alternative Center has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Desoto Alternative Center offer ?
Desoto Alternative Center offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12
What school district is Desoto Alternative Center part of?
Desoto Alternative Center is part of Desoto School District.

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