Pathfinders Alternative Ed



Pathfinders Alternative Ed Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pathfinders Alternative Ed Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 10
10 15
11 23
12 13

Pathfinders Alternative Ed is a public high school of the Dowagiac Union School District located in Dowagiac, MI. It has 61 students in grades 9th through 12th. Pathfinders Alternative Ed is the 982nd largest public high school in Michigan and the 22,127th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 26.5 to 1.

Total Students: 61
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 2.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,127th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Michigan: 982nd out of 1,189
Student/Teacher Rank in Michigan: 1,001st out of 1,154
Full Time Teacher Rank in Michigan: 1,025th out of 1,154

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Pathfinders Alternative Ed Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 32
(52%)
594
(50%)
 Male 29
(48%)
596
(50%)

Pathfinders Alternative Ed Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 41
(67%)
755
(63%)
 Hispanic 10
(16%)
178
(15%)
 Two or More 7
(11%)
138
(12%)
 Black 3
(5%)
111
(9%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Pathfinders Alternative Ed Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 45
(74%)
754
(63%)
 Not Eligible 12
(20%)
341
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(7%)
95
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Pathfinders Alternative Ed is ranked 884th out of 1,183 ranked schools in Michigan, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pathfinders Alternative Ed students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.3%. 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.

Pathfinders Alternative Ed Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 84
2006 77
2007 78
2008 73
2009 70
2010 74
2011 85
2012 N/A
2013 52
2014 72
2015 61

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 77
2007 N/A
2008 36.5
2009 35
2010 37
2011 65.4
2012 N/A
2013 32.5
2014 32.7
2015 26.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41666666666667
2006 0.45454545454545
2007 0.32051282051282
2008 0.6027397260274
2009 0.65714285714286
2010 0.7027027027027
2011 0.72941176470588
2012
2013 0.76923076923077
2014 0.69444444444444
2015 0.80327868852459

Compare Pathfinders Alternative Ed to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,841.8% 18.4:1
 
2,650.0% 26.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 80.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 61 26.5:1  
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