Lynn Alternative High School (Closed 2009)

20 Wheeler Street
Lynn, MA 01902
  • Lynn Alternative High School served 50 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 was lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students50 students
This chart display total students of Lynn Alternative High School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Lynn Alternative High School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Lynn Alternative High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Student : Teacher Ratio6:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lynn Alternative High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
50%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lynn Alternative High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
18%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lynn Alternative High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
28%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lynn Alternative High School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts 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 Lynn Alternative High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.640.59
This chart display the diversity score of Lynn Alternative High School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lynn Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (06-07)
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lynn Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLynn School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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