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
9 267
10 207
11 181
12 151

Columbus Alternative High School is a public high school of the Columbus City School District located in Columbus, OH. It has 806 students in grades 9th through 12th. Columbus Alternative High School is the 229th largest public high school in Ohio and the 7,362nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.2 to 1.

Total Students: 806
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 40
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,362nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Ohio: 229th out of 970
Student/Teacher Rank in Ohio: 723rd out of 936
Full Time Teacher Rank in Ohio: 280th out of 936

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Columbus Alternative High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 504
(63%)
7,038
(49%)
 Male 302
(37%)
7,319
(51%)

Columbus Alternative High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 450
(56%)
8,914
(62%)
 White 242
(30%)
2,940
(20%)
 Hispanic 46
(6%)
1,230
(9%)
 Two or More 36
(4%)
621
(4%)
 Asian 29
(4%)
613
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
35
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Columbus Alternative High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 428
(53%)
4,270
(30%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 378
(47%)
10,087
(70%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Columbus Alternative High School is ranked 205th out of 812 ranked schools in Ohio, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Columbus Alternative High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 45.5%. 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.

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
2013 744
2014 767
2015 806

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
2013 20.1
2014 N/A
2015 20.2

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
2013 0.46102150537634
2014 0.49282920469361
2015 0.46898263027295

Compare Columbus Alternative High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,682.2% 16.8:1
 
2,020.0% 20.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.5%
 
This School 46.9%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 806 20.2:1  
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