Gallup Central Alternative



Gallup Central Alternative Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gallup Central Alternative Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 8
9 26
10 43
11 46
12 85

Gallup Central Alternative is a public high school of the Gallup-Mckinley Cty School District located in Gallup, NM. It has 208 students in grades 6th through 12th. Gallup Central Alternative is the 109th largest public high school in New Mexico and the 16,858th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 10.4 to 1.

Total Students: 208
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 20

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Gallup Central Alternative Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 105
(50%)
1,900
(50%)
 Female 103
(50%)
1,916
(50%)

Gallup Central Alternative Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 American Indian 168
(81%)
3,081
(81%)
 Hispanic 33
(16%)
482
(13%)
 White 4
(2%)
187
(5%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
36
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
20
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Gallup Central Alternative Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 205
(99%)
2,775
(73%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
843
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
198
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Gallup Central Alternative is ranked 82nd out of 0 ranked schools in New Mexico, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gallup Central Alternative students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 60.5%. 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.

Gallup Central Alternative Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 302
2006 276
2007 237
2008 263
2009 230
2010 243
2011 249
2012 208

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 11.5
2007 13.2
2008 11.4
2009 11
2010 11
2011 12.4
2012 10.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.74834437086093
2006 0.83333333333333
2007 0.76371308016878
2008 0.98859315589354
2009 0.98695652173913
2010 0.98765432098765
2011 0.98795180722892
2012 0.98557692307692

Compare Gallup Central Alternative to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,040.0% 10.4:1
 
1,524.5% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 60.5%
 
This School 98.6%
 

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