Kalkaska Alternative Program

  • Kalkaska Alternative Program serves 35 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Kalkaska Alternative Program's student population of 35 students has declined by 46% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students35 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Kalkaska Alternative Program
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Kalkaska Alternative Program by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)<50%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kalkaska Alternative Program and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)<50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kalkaska Alternative Program and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Kalkaska Alternative Program and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kalkaska Alternative Program and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kalkaska Alternative Program and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
100%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Kalkaska Alternative Program and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kalkaska Alternative Program. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.000.52
This chart display the diversity score of Kalkaska Alternative Program and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate≤20%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Kalkaska Alternative Program and public school graduation rate of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kalkaska Alternative Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kalkaska Alternative Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKalkaska School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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