Harrison Alternative Education

710 South 5th St
Harrison, MI 48625
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Harrison Alternative Education serves 15 students in grades 9-12.
Harrison Alternative Education placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

Harrison Alternative Education places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Harrison Alternative Education's student population of 15 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 200% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students15 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

Harrison Alternative Education is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Harrison Alternative Education is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#725 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
100%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.000.52
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrison Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Harrison Alternative Education is Harrison Community High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Harrison Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harrison Harrison Community High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 395 students
    0.0 miles
    700 South 5th St
    Harrison, MI 48625
    (989) 539-7417
    0 9-12 395
  • Harrison Harrison Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 333 students
    0.0 miles
    710 South 5th St
    Harrison, MI 48625
    (989) 539-7194
    0 6-8 333
  • Harrison Hillside Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 347 students
    0.6 miles
    201 North 4th St
    Harrison, MI 48625
    (989) 539-6902
    0.6 3-5 347
  • Harrison Robert M Larson Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 345 students
    1.6 miles
    455 West Spruce St
    Harrison, MI 48625
    (989) 539-3259
    1.6 K-2 345
  • Clare Community Based Early Childhood Special Education School
    Grades: PK
    4.1 miles
    4041 East Mannsiding Rd
    Clare, MI 48617
    (989) 386-8616
    4.1 PK n/a

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