Horizon Center. Alternative School (Closed 2017)

  • Horizon Center. Alternative School served 75 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was ≤20% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 53%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was ≤20% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 53%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 was lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students75 students
This chart display total students of Horizon Center. Alternative School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Horizon Center. Alternative School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Horizon Center. Alternative School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Horizon Center. Alternative School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Horizon Center. Alternative School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Horizon Center. Alternative School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Horizon Center. Alternative School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Horizon Center. Alternative School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
89%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Horizon Center. Alternative School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
2%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Horizon Center. Alternative School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Horizon Center. Alternative School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Horizon Center. Alternative School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.200.70
This chart display the diversity score of Horizon Center. Alternative School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≤20%
79%
This chart display graduation rate of Horizon Center. Alternative School and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Horizon Center. Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horizon Center. Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlachua School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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