Columbus Alternative High School



Columbus Alternative High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Columbus 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
9 279
10 172
11 152
12 117

Columbus Alternative High School is a public high school of the Columbus City School District located in Columbus, OH. It has 720 students in grades 9th through 12th. Columbus Alternative High School is the 264th largest public high school in Ohio and the 7,993rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.0 to 1.

Total Students: 720
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 36

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Columbus Alternative High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 430
(60%)
7,049
(49%)
 Male 290
(40%)
7,354
(51%)

Columbus Alternative High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 442
(61%)
9,430
(65%)
 White 206
(29%)
3,340
(23%)
 Asian 27
(4%)
409
(3%)
 Hispanic 26
(4%)
848
(6%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
341
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
34
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Columbus Alternative High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 366
(51%)
4,764
(33%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 301
(42%)
9,008
(63%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(7%)
631
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Columbus Alternative High School is ranked 189th out of 0 ranked schools in Ohio, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Columbus Alternative High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 42.1%. 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.

Columbus Alternative High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 623
2006 663
2007 716
2008 689
2009 637
2010 626
2011 635
2012 720

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 18.4
2007 20.5
2008 18.1
2009 16.3
2010 16.9
2011 18.1
2012 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56982343499197
2006 0.6184012066365
2007
2008 0.49201741654572
2009 0.38461538461538
2010 0.57667731629393
2011 0.55748031496063
2012 0.49166666666667

Compare Columbus Alternative High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,619.8% 16.2:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 42.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 49.2%
 

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