Fort Madison Alternative School (Closed 2015)
Fort Madison Alternative School served 37 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥50% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 79%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was <50% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
State Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(13-14)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(13-14)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education
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