Haverhill Alternative School

  • Haverhill Alternative School serves 46 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Haverhill Alternative School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.

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School Overview

  • Haverhill Alternative School's student population of 46 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students46 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Haverhill Alternative School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has increased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Haverhill Alternative School is 0.59, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#1592 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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7%
Hispanic
41%
19%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
53%
61%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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3%
Diversity Score0.590.59
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Graduation Rate<50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHaverhill School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Haverhill Alternative School is Teach (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Haverhill Teach
    Grades: K-12 | 50 students
    0.0 miles
    415 Primrose Street
    Haverhill, MA 01830
    (978) 374-3482
    0.0 K-12 50
  • Haverhill Walnut Square
    Grades: K-2 | 140 students
    0.4 miles
    645 Main Street
    Haverhill, MA 01830
    (978) 374-3471
    0.4 K-2 140
  • Haverhill John G Whittier
    Grades: 5-8 | 542 students
    0.8 miles
    256 Concord Street
    Haverhill, MA 01830
    (978) 374-5782
    0.8 5-8 542
  • Haverhill Pentucket Lake Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 504 students
    0.8 miles
    252 Concord Street
    Haverhill, MA 01830
    (978) 374-2421
    0.8 K-4 504
  • Haverhill Haverhill High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,831 student
    1.0 miles
    137 Monument Street
    Haverhill, MA 01832
    (978) 374-5700
    1.0 9-12 1,831

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