Northview Alternative High School

3801 East Beltline Se

Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Tel: (616)361-7396
  • Northview Alternative High School serves 166 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the MI average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Northview Alternative High School operates within the Northview School District.
  • Northview School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 166 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 166 students
Northview Alternative High School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Northview Alternative High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Northview Alternative High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Northview Alternative High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1 19:1
Northview Alternative High School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Northview Alternative High School American Indian Students (2004-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Northview Alternative High School Asian Students (2003-2013)
Hispanic
16%
7%
Northview Alternative High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
19%
18%
Northview Alternative High School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
58%
68%
Northview Alternative High School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Northview Alternative High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Northview Alternative High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.60 0.27
Northview Alternative High School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Northview Alternative High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Northview Alternative High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

  • Northview School District's student population of 3,379 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,952 in this district is less than the state average of $13,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,065 is higher than the state average of $13,147. The district spending/student has grown by 36% over four years.
School District Name Northview School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 3,379 760
Northview School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 100% 82%
Northview School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $10 MM
Northview School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $48 MM $10 MM
Northview School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,952 $13,282
Northview School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $14,065 $13,147
Northview School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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