Northview Alternative High School

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 18:1.
  • 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students166 students
Northview Alternative High School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Northview Alternative High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Northview Alternative High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeNorthview Alternative High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio28:118:1
Northview Alternative High School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
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)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Northview Alternative High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNorthview Alternative High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.600.50
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.
55%
41%
Northview Alternative High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
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.
2%
6%
Northview Alternative High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

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 85% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,332 in this district is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,438 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has declined by 38% over four years.
School District NameNorthview School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed3,379760
Northview School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate100%82%
Northview School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$36 MM$11 MM
Northview School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$36 MM$11 MM
Northview School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,332$11,681
Northview School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,438$11,849
Northview School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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