Lakeland Alternative High School (Closed 2012)

Lakeland Alternative High School served 23 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was lower than the New York state average of 67%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥50% (which was lower than the New York state average of 58%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 39% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students23 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
<50%
67%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥50%
58%
Student : Teacher Ratio8:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lakeland Alternative High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lakeland Alternative High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lakeland Alternative High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
22%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lakeland Alternative High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
61%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lakeland Alternative High School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lakeland Alternative High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.560.71
This chart display the diversity score of Lakeland Alternative High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(10-11)
≥50%
78%
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lakeland Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lakeland Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLakeland Central School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lakeland Alternative High School is Lakeland High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lakeland-copper Beech Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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