Mineral County Alternative Program

  • Mineral County Alternative Program serves 12 students in grades 6-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Mineral County Alternative Program places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Mineral County Alternative Program's student population of 12 students has grown by 100% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-11
Total Students12 students
This chart display total students of Mineral County Alternative Program by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Mineral County Alternative Program
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Mineral County Alternative Program by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Mineral County Alternative Program by grade.

School Comparison

  • Mineral County Alternative Program's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has increased from 1:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mineral County Alternative Program is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)<50%
33%
Student : Teacher Ratio3:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Mineral County Alternative Program and the public school average student teacher ratio of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
36%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mineral County Alternative Program and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
64%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mineral County Alternative Program and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Diversity Score0.400.19
This chart display the diversity score of Mineral County Alternative Program and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mineral County Alternative Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
33%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mineral County Alternative Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMineral County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Mineral County Alternative Program. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Gangs, drugs, and guns may be more prevalent on public school campuses than parents think. Learn about the high percentage of public school students who are exposed to these dangers each day – and what parents can do to protect their kids.
President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative aims to improve academic opportunities for students of color, especially African-American boys.
Learn about how public schools across the country are mandating community service hours in order to graduate.