Oakland Alternative High School

  • Oakland Alternative High School serves 290 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Oakland Alternative High School's student population of 290 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students290 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oakland Alternative High School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oakland Alternative High School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
15%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
23%
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Black
33%
4%
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White
44%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oakland Alternative High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.68n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oakland Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTacoma School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tacoma Oakland Altr. High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 156 students
    0.0 miles
    3319 S Adams
    Tacoma, WA 98409
    (253)571-1387
    0.0 9-12 156
  • Tacoma Oakland High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 218 students
    0.0 miles
    3319 S Adams St
    Tacoma, WA 98409
    (253)571-5102
    0.0 9-12 218
  • Tacoma Urban League Tlc High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 10 students
    0.0 miles
    3319 So Adams St
    Tacoma, WA 98409
    (253)571-1387
    0.0 9-12 10
  • Forks Insight School Of Washington Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1998 students
    0.7 miles
    411 South Spartan Ave
    Forks, WA 98331
    (253)292-5817
    0.7 9-12 1998
  • Tacoma Foss
    Grades: 9-12 | 801 students
    0.9 miles
    2112 S Tyler St
    Tacoma, WA 98405
    (253)571-7300
    0.9 9-12 801

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