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For the 2021 school year, there are 30 alternative public schools serving 4,529 students in Oregon.
The top ranked alternative public schools in Oregon are Early College High School, Franklin School and Metropolitan Learning Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Oregon alternative public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Oregon public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 56% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Oregon public school average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

Top Oregon Alternative Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Early College High School Alternative School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4071 Winema Pl Bldg 50
    Salem, OR 97305
    (503) 365-4801

    Grades: 9-12 | 202 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Franklin School Alternative School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    750 Nw 18th St
    Corvallis, OR 97330
    (541) 757-5747

    Grades: K-8 | 336 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Metropolitan Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2033 Nw Glisan St
    Portland, OR 97209
    (503) 916-5737

    Grades: K-12 | 391 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Family School Alternative School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1155 Crest Dr
    Eugene, OR 97405
    (541) 790-3700

    Grades: K-5 | 137 students
  • Rank: #5-75.-7.
    Al Kennedy High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    79980 Delight Valley School Rd
    Cottage Grove, OR 97424
    (541) 942-1962

    Grades: 9-12 | 80 students
  • Rank: #5-75.-7.
    Eagle Cap Innovative High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2725 Seventh St
    Baker City, OR 97814
    (541) 524-2310

    Grades: 9-12 | 27 students
  • Rank: #5-75.-7.
    Hawthorne Middle/High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1207 Sw Frazer Ave
    Pendleton, OR 97801
    (541) 966-3378

    Grades: 9-12 | 46 students
  • Rank: #8-128.- 12.
    Cascade Opportunity Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    11463 W Stayton Rd Se
    Aumsville, OR 97325
    (503) 749-8020

    Grades: 9-12 | 47 students
  • Rank: #8-128.- 12.
    Destinations Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    755 S 7th St
    Coos Bay, OR 97420
    (541) 267-1485

    Grades: 9-12 | 92 students
  • Rank: #8-128.- 12.
    Pioneer Secondary Alternative High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    641 E 1st St
    Prineville, OR 97754
    (541) 447-1268

    Grades: 9-12 | 70 students
  • Rank: #8-128.- 12.
    Rose School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    948 Se Roberts Ave
    Roseburg, OR 97470
    (541) 440-4032

    Grades: 9-12 | 36 students
  • Rank: #8-128.- 12.
    Samuel Brown Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    290 S First St
    Gervais, OR 97026
    (503) 792-3803

    Grades: 6-12 | 36 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Corridor Elementary School Alternative School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    250 Silver Ln
    Eugene, OR 97404
    (541) 790-4600

    Grades: K-5 | 216 students
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Arts And Technology High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    29796 Sw Town Center Loop
    Wilsonville, OR 97070
    (503) 673-7375

    Grades: 9-12 | 74 students
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Kalapuya High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1200 N Terry St
    Eugene, OR 97402
    (541) 607-9853

    Grades: 9-12 | 87 students
  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Eugene Education Options Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4000 E 30th Ave, Bldg 10
    Eugene, OR 97405
    (541) 463-3930

    Grades: 9-12 | 207 students
  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Marshall High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1291 Ne 5th
    Bend, OR 97701
    (541) 355-3500

    Grades: 9-12 | 160 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Community School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1841 Sw Merlo Dr
    Beaverton, OR 97003
    (503) 356-3650

    Grades: 9-12 | 162 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Columbia County Education Campus Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    474 N 16th St
    Saint Helens, OR 97051
    (503) 366-7207

    Grades: 9-12 | 76 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Durham Center Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8040 Sw Durham Rd
    Portland, OR 97224
    (503) 431-4580

    Grades: 6-12 | 123 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Bridges Career And Technical High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    410 Sw 4th St
    Madras, OR 97741
    (541) 475-4820

    Grades: 9-12 | 117 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Roberts High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3620 State St Se
    Salem, OR 97301
    (503) 391-4075

    Grades: 7-12 | 425 students
  • Rank: #23-2623.- 26.
    Albany Options School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    701 19th Avenue Se
    Albany, OR 97322
    (541) 967-4563

    Grades: 9-12 | 168 students
  • Rank: #23-2623.- 26.
    Alliance High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4039 Ne Alberta Ct
    Portland, OR 97211
    (503) 916-5747

    Grades: 9-12 | 191 students
  • Rank: #23-2623.- 26.
    Central Medford High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    815 S Oakdale Ave
    Medford, OR 97501
    (541) 842-3669

    Grades: 9-12 | 235 students
  • Rank: #23-2623.- 26.
    Reynolds Learning Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    20234 Ne Halsey Street
    Fairview, OR 97024
    (503) 667-4673

    Grades: 7-12 | 199 students
  • Rank: #27-3027.- 30.
    Burns Alternative School Alternative School
    550 N Court Ave
    Burns, OR 97720
    (541) 573-6811

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #27-3027.- 30.
    The Creeks Alternative School
    2470 Sw Halsey
    Troutdale, OR 97060
    (503) 262-4850

    Grades: K-12 | 48 students
  • Rank: #27-3027.- 30.
    Helensview High School Alternative School
    8678 Ne Sumner St
    Portland, OR 97220
    (503) 262-4150

    Grades: 6-12 | 81 students
  • Rank: #27-3027.- 30.
    Wahtonka Community School Alternative School
    3601 W 10th St
    The Dalles, OR 97058
    (541) 506-3410

    Grades: 9-12 | 55 students
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