Southwest Alternative High School (Closed 2014)

The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 63%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was <50% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 77%) for the 2011-12 school year.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students (14-15)
25 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (14-15)
1 teacher
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
<50%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southwest Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
<50%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southwest Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Southwest Alternative High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
American Indian
(14-15)
32%
5%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Southwest Alternative High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
(14-15)
n/a
3%
Hispanic
(14-15)
64%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Southwest Alternative High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
(14-15)
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southwest Alternative High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
(14-15)
4%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southwest Alternative High School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian
(14-15)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(14-15)
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Southwest Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arizona by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Diversity Score
n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Southwest Alternative High School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(12-13)
<50%
76%
This chart display graduation rate of Southwest Alternative High School and public school graduation rate of Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (14-15)
88%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southwest Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southwest Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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