Regional Alternative School

  • Regional Alternative School serves 30 students in grades 6-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Regional Alternative School's student population of 30 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students30 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
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Student : Teacher Ration/a12:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
33%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Regional Alternative School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
47%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Regional Alternative School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
20%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Regional Alternative School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Regional Alternative School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.640.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Regional Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonmouth-Ocean Educational Services Commission School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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