Welcoming Alternative School (Closed 2009)

176 Franklin Street
Lynn, MA
  • Welcoming Alternative School served 30 students in grades 2-6.
  • Minority enrollment was 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 2-6
Total Students30 students
This chart display total students of Welcoming Alternative School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Welcoming Alternative School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Welcoming Alternative School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Welcoming Alternative School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
39%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Welcoming Alternative School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
32%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Welcoming Alternative School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
24%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Welcoming Alternative School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Welcoming Alternative School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.680.59
This chart display the diversity score of Welcoming Alternative School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Welcoming Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Welcoming Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLynn School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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