Atlantic County Alternative High School



Atlantic County Alternative High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Atlantic County 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 5
10 24
11 26
12 19

Atlantic County Alternative High School is a public high school of the Atlantic County Vocational School District located in Mays Landing, NJ. It has 74 students in grades 9th through 12th. Atlantic County Alternative High School is the 451st largest public high school in New Jersey and the 21,549th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 7.4 to 1.

Total Students: 74
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 7.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 10

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Atlantic County Alternative High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 43
(58%)
698
(47%)
 Female 31
(42%)
801
(53%)

Atlantic County Alternative High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 50
(68%)
348
(23%)
 Hispanic 19
(26%)
435
(29%)
 White 3
(4%)
590
(39%)
 Asian 2
(3%)
62
(4%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
50
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Atlantic County Alternative High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 35
(47%)
599
(40%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 34
(46%)
744
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(7%)
156
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Atlantic County Alternative High School is ranked 386th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Atlantic County Alternative High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.7%) is higher than the state average of 34.7%. 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.

Atlantic County Alternative High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2011 N/A
2012 10
2013 71
2014 59
2015 74

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2011 N/A
2012 N/A
2013 8.9
2014 8.4
2015 7.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2011
2012 0.4
2013 0.36619718309859
2014 0.84745762711864
2015 0.52702702702703

Compare Atlantic County Alternative High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
740.0% 7.4:1
 
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 52.7%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Atlantic County Alternative High School
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Public 09 - 12 74 7.4:1  
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