Alternative High School



Alternative High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Alternative High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 3
10 1
11 9
12 0

Alternative High School is a public high school of the Ridgefield School District located in Ridgefield, CT. It has 13 students in grades 9th through 11th. Alternative High School is the 298th largest public high school in Connecticut and the 24,822nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.7 to 1.

Total Students: 13
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 0.6

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Alternative High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 7
(54%)
860
(50%)
 Female 6
(46%)
853
(50%)

Alternative High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 11
(85%)
1,507
(88%)
 Black 1
(8%)
13
(1%)
 Asian 1
(8%)
83
(5%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
89
(5%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
20
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Alternative High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 7
(54%)
1,647
(96%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 6
(46%)
66
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Alternative High School is ranked 290th out of 321 ranked schools in Connecticut, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Alternative High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 35.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Compare Alternative High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,124.5% 11.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,170.0% 21.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 35.5%
 
This School 46.2%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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