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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 313 top alternative public schools in Washington, serving 42,152 students.
  • Washington alternative public school have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus Washington public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus 61% Washington statewide average).
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Challenge Elementary School, with ≥99% math proficiency and ≥99% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Washington or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic) , which is less than the Washington public school average of 45% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is more than the Washington public school average of 19:1.

Top Washington Alternative Public Schools (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Spanaway Acceleration Academy Alternative School
    16218 Pacific Ave
    Spanaway, WA 98387
    (253)267-1045

    Grades: 9-12 | 193 students
  • Everett Aces High School Alternative School
    9700 Holly Drive
    Everett, WA 98204
    (425)366-3900

    Grades: 9-12 | 181 students
  • Snohomish Aim High School Alternative School
    525 13th St
    Snohomish, WA 98290
    (360)563-3401

    Grades: 9-12 | 139 students
  • Walla Walla Alternative Education Program Alternative School
    500 Tausick Way
    Walla Walla, WA 99362
    (509)527-4687

    Grades: 9-12 | 105 students
  • Winthrop Alternative School Alternative School
    220 Hwy 20
    Winthrop, WA 98862
    (509)997-8006

    Grades: 9-12 | 21 students
  • Arlington Arlington Open Doors Alternative School
    4407 172nd St Ne
    Arlington, WA 98223
    (360)618-6203

    Grades: 9-12 | 11 students
  • Olympia Avanti High School Alternative School
    1113 Legion Way Se
    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360)596-7900

    Grades: 9-12 | 138 students
  • Silverdale Barker Creek Community School Alternative School
    1400 Mcwilliams Road
    Silverdale, WA 98383
    (360)662-2570

    Grades: K-12 | 357 students
  • Tacoma Bates Technical College - Open Doors Alternative School
    1101 South Yakima Ave.
    Tacoma, WA 98405
    (253)680-7415

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Bellevue Bellevue Big Picture School Alternative School
    14844 Se 22nd Street
    Bellevue, WA 98007
    (425)456-7800

    Grades: 6-12 | 381 students
  • Bellingham Bellingham Family Partnership Program Alternative School
    1409 18th St
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    (360)676-6424

    Grades: K-12 | 72 students
  • Bellingham Bellingham Re-engagement Program Alternative School
    1306 Dupont St
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    (360)676-6400

    Grades: 9-12 | 89 students
  • Seattle Big Picture School Alternative School
    440 S 186th St
    Seattle, WA 98148
    (206)631-7700

    Grades: 7-12 | 180 students
  • Blaine Blaine Home Connections Alternative School
    580 C Street
    Blaine, WA 98230
    (360)332-5881

    Grades: K-11 | 66 students
  • Blaine Blaine Re-engagement Alternative School
    Bellingham Technical College,
    Blaine, WA 98230
    (360)332-6045

    Grades: 10-12 | 19 students
  • Bremerton Bremerton Home Link Program Alternative School
    1500 Rocky Point Rd
    Bremerton, WA 98312
    (360)473-4200

    Grades: K-8 | 30 students
  • Brewster Brewster Alternative School Alternative School
    520 W Main
    Brewster, WA 98812
    (509)689-3449

    Grades: 9-12 | 29 students
  • Bridgeport Bridgeport Aurora High School Alternative School
    1400 Tacoma
    Bridgeport, WA 98813
    (509)686-5656

    Grades: 9-12 | 18 students
  • Spokane Bryant Center Alternative School
    N 910 Ash St
    Spokane, WA 99201
    (509)354-7810

    Grades: PK-12 | 300 students
  • Burlington Burlington-edison Alternative School Alternative School
    301 N Burlington Blvd
    Burlington, WA 98233
    (360)757-3311

    Grades: 9-12 | 35 students
  • Battle Ground Cam Academy Alternative School
    715 Nw Onsdorff Blvd.
    Battle Ground, WA 98604
    (360)885-6800

    Grades: 3-12 | 522 students
  • Anacortes Cap Sante High School Alternative School
    1600 20th Street
    Anacortes, WA 98221
    (360)293-1225

    Grades: 9-12 | 68 students
  • Federal Way Career Academy At Truman High School Alternative School
    Magnet School
    31455 28th Ave S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 92 students
  • Seattle Career Link Alternative School
    6000 16th Ave Sw
    Seattle, WA 98146
    (206)631-7630

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Seattle Cascade K-8 Community School Alternative School
    2800 Ne 200th
    Seattle, WA 98155
    (206)393-4180

    Grades: K-8 | 224 students
  • Seattle Cascade Parent Partnership Program Alternative School
    2919 1st Avenue West
    Seattle, WA 98119
    (206)706-4270

    Grades: K-12 | 159 students
  • Mountlake Terrace Challenge Elementary School Alternative School
    5409 228th St Sw
    Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
    (425)431-7157

    Grades: K-6 | 331 students
  • Spanaway Challenger High School Alternative School
    18020 B Street East
    Spanaway, WA 98387
    (253)683-6800

    Grades: 9-12 | 266 students
  • Chelan Chelan School Of Innovation Alternative School
    216 N Emerson Street
    Chelan, WA 98816
    (509)682-4061

    Grades: 9-12 | 32 students
  • Cheney Cheney Open Doors Alternative School
    460 N. 6th St.
    Cheney, WA 99004
    (509)340-7800

    Grades: 7-12 | 8 students
  • Chewelah Chewelah Alternative Alternative School
    W 106 Lincoln
    Chewelah, WA 99109
    (509)685-6800

    Grades: 8-12 | 11 students
  • Seattle Choice Academy Alternative School
    18367 8th Ave S
    Seattle, WA 98148
    (206)631-7630

    Grades: 7-12 | 165 students
  • Shelton Choice Alternative School Alternative School
    807 W. Pine St.
    Shelton, WA 98584
    (360)426-7664

    Grades: K-12 | 201 students
  • Tacoma Chs Drop-out Reengagement Program Alternative School
    8425 40th St W
    Tacoma, WA 98466
    (253)566-5600

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Carnation Clip Alternative School
    32302 Ne 50th Street
    Carnation, WA 98014
    (425)844-4960

    Grades: 9-12 | 30 students
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