Roosevelt Altern School



Roosevelt Altern School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Roosevelt Altern 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 17
10 38
11 54
12 30
UG 1

Roosevelt Altern School is a public high school of the Norristown Area School District located in Norristown, PA. It has 140 students in grades 9th through 12th. Roosevelt Altern School is the 726th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 18,848th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.5 to 1.

Total Students: 140
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 8.5

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Roosevelt Altern School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 72
(51%)
962
(51%)
 Female 68
(49%)
917
(49%)

Roosevelt Altern School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 78
(56%)
860
(46%)
 Hispanic 37
(26%)
378
(20%)
 White 20
(14%)
582
(31%)
 Two or More 4
(3%)
26
(1%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
31
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Roosevelt Altern School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 97
(69%)
1,071
(57%)
 Not Eligible 39
(28%)
690
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(3%)
118
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Roosevelt Altern School is ranked 644th out of 0 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Roosevelt Altern School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 37.7%. 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.

Roosevelt Altern School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 134
2006 182
2007 169
2008 130
2009 91
2010 90
2011 125
2012 140

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.8
2006 13
2007 12.1
2008 9.3
2009 7
2010 7.9
2011 15.2
2012 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62686567164179
2006 0.75824175824176
2007 0.74556213017751
2008 0.66923076923077
2009 0.7032967032967
2010 0.83333333333333
2011 0.72
2012 0.72142857142857

Compare Roosevelt Altern School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,399.9% 14.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 37.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 72.1%
 

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