East Side Alternative High School (Closed 2021)

East Side Alternative High School served 50 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60-79% (which was approximately equal to the Washington state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Washington state level of 16:1.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
50 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
<50%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Side Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
60-79%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Side Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
16:1
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American Indian
(15-16)
n/a
2%
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Asian
(15-16)
6%
8%
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Hispanic
(15-16)
8%
22%
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Black
(15-16)
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East Side Alternative High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
(15-16)
62%
56%
This chart display the percentage of White students in East Side Alternative High School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
(15-16)
2%
1%
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Two or more races
(15-16)
16%
7%
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Diversity Score
n/a
This chart display the diversity score of East Side Alternative High School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(15-16)
40-59%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Side Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Side Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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