800 Bert Johnston Ave
Covington, TN 38019
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Tipton County Alternative Learning Center serves 71 students in grades 1-12.
Tipton County Alternative Learning Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Tipton County Alternative Learning Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Tipton County Alternative Learning Center's student population of 71 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
71 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Tipton County Alternative Learning Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Tipton County Alternative Learning Center is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1642 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
39%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
35%
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
15:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
10%
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Black
37%
22%
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White
59%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 1-12
  • Students: 71 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52 (Top 30%)

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