Nixon-smiley Alternative Center

Nixon-smiley Alternative Center serves 11 students in grades 8-12.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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Nixon-smiley Alternative Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Nixon-smiley Alternative Center's student population of 11 students has grown by 175% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students11 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Nixon-smiley Alternative Center is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
55%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Nixon-smiley Alternative Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
White
45%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Nixon-smiley Alternative Center and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.500.64
This chart display the diversity score of Nixon-smiley Alternative Center and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
14%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nixon-smiley Alternative Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Vernia Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Nixon-smiley Alternative Center is Alternative School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is East Central Choice Progam (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Floresville Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 9 | 1 student
    0.0 miles
    335 Alternative Ln
    Floresville, TX 78114
    (830) 393-5368
    0 9 1
  • San Antonio East Central Choice Progam Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 34 students
    0.0 miles
    501 10th St
    San Antonio, TX 78263
    (210) 648-7861
    0 6-12 34
  • Floresville Wilson County Jjaep Alternative School
    Grades: 8-10 | 2 students
    0.0 miles
    335 Alternative Ln
    Floresville, TX 78114
    (830) 393-5368
    0 8-10 2
  • Floresville Fisd Daep Alternative School
    Grades: 5-6 | 2 students
    0.4 miles
    335 Alternative Ln
    Floresville, TX 78114
    (830) 393-5368
    0.4 5-6 2
  • Floresville Floresville Alter Center Alternative School
    Grades: 4-11 | 30 students
    0.4 miles
    335 Alternative Ln
    Floresville, TX 78114
    (830) 393-5368
    0.4 4-11 30

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