New Beginnings Alternative High School

  • New Beginnings Alternative High School serves 61 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • New Beginnings Alternative High School's student population of 61 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students61 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Beginnings Alternative High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Beginnings Alternative High School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2500 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
86%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.250.53
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Graduation Rate40-59%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCedar Springs Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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  • Cedar Springs Beach Elementary School
    Grades: 2-3 | 524 students
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    204 East Muskegon St
    Cedar Springs, MI 49319
    (616)696-0350
    0.0 2-3 524
  • Cedar Springs Cedar Springs High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 978 students
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    204 East Muskegon St
    Cedar Springs, MI 49319
    (616)696-1200
    0.0 9-12 978
  • Cedar Springs Cedar Trails Elementary School
    Grades: K-12 | 514 students
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    204 East Muskegon St
    Cedar Springs, MI 49319
    (616)696-9884
    0.0 K-12 514
  • Cedar Springs Cedar View Elementary School
    Grades: 4-6 | 514 students
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    204 East Muskegon St
    Cedar Springs, MI 49319
    (616)696-9102
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  • Cedar Springs R1ts Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 4 students
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    204 East Muskegon St
    Cedar Springs, MI 49319
    (616)696-0580
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