Lewis County Alternative School

  • Lewis County Alternative School serves 29 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Lewis County Alternative School's student population of 29 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students29 students
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Lewis County Alternative School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Lewis County Alternative School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lewis County Alternative School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank--
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
61%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:119:1
American Indian
3%
1%
Hispanic
18%
23%
Black
6%
4%
White
63%
55%
Two or more races
10%
8%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lewis County Alternative School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.560.41
Graduation Rate≥50%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Lewis County Alternative School and public school graduation rate of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
37%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChehalis School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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