Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals)

  • Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals) serves 16 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals) placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

School Overview

  • Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals)'s student population of 16 students has grown by 45% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students16 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals) is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,027 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals) is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#633 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals) and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals) and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
94%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals) and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.110.28
This chart display the diversity score of Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals) and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Falls Alternative Learning Site (fals) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOconto Falls Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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