J-s Alternative High School (Closed 2009)

J-s Alternative High School served 13 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 16% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students13 students
This chart display total students of J-s Alternative High School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of J-s Alternative High School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of J-s Alternative High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of J-s Alternative High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
8%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in J-s Alternative High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
8%
6%
White
84%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in J-s Alternative High School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in J-s Alternative High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.280.41
This chart display the diversity score of J-s Alternative High School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in J-s Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreene County Community School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to J-s Alternative High School is Greene County High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Greene County Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jefferson Greene County Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 353 students
    0.4 miles
    203 W Harrison
    Jefferson, IA 50129
    (515) 386-8126
    0.4 5-8 353
  • Jefferson Greene County Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 544 students
    0.8 miles
    401 E Russell
    Jefferson, IA 50129
    (515) 386-3178
    0.8 PK-4 544
  • Jefferson Greene County High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 394 students
    1.2 miles
    101 Ram Drive
    Jefferson, IA 50129
    (515) 386-2188
    1.2 9-12 394
  • Churdan Paton-churdan Elementary School Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 125 students
    11.1 miles
    606 Adrian St.
    Churdan, IA 50050
    (515) 389-3111
    11.1 PK-5 125
  • Churdan Paton-churdan Junior Senior High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 104 students
    11.1 miles
    606 Adrian St
    Churdan, IA 50050
    (515) 389-3111
    11.1 6-12 104
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