New Horizons Alternative School (Closed 2012)

  • New Horizons Alternative School served 777 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 21% (which was lower than the Indiana state average of 79%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 17% (which was lower than the Indiana state average of 77%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 80% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students777 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of New Horizons Alternative School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)
21%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Horizons Alternative School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)
17%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Horizons Alternative School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
71%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in New Horizons Alternative School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
20%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in New Horizons Alternative School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Horizons Alternative School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.460.51
This chart display the diversity score of New Horizons Alternative School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Horizons Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Horizons Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndianapolis School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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