Ucs Alternative Learning Center

  • Ucs Alternative Learning Center serves 249 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Ucs Alternative Learning Center's student population of 249 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students249 students
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Ucs Alternative Learning Center by grade.

School Comparison

  • Ucs Alternative Learning Center's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has decreased from 41:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ucs Alternative Learning Center is 0.31, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#3019 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio31:118:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
2%
8%
Black
14%
18%
White
82%
66%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ucs Alternative Learning Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.310.28
Graduation Rate35-39%
85%
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
40%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUtica Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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