Haines Correspondence School is located in Haines, AK and is one of 4 schools in Haines Borough School District. It is a alt. school that serves 12 students in grades K-12.
Alternative schools are public schools that offer nontraditional education for students whose needs cannot be met in a regular, special education, or vocational school. While alternative schools are distinct from regular, special education, and vocational schools in their teaching approach or classroom environment, they can provide similar services and/or curriculum for students. Alternative schools include schools for potential dropouts, residential treatment centers for substance abuse, schools for chronic truants, and schools for students with behavioral problems.
Haines Correspondence School made AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Alaska in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Haines Correspondence School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2010)
In 2010, Haines Correspondence School had 0% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Alaska had 38% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Haines Borough School District spends $19,571 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 64% on instruction, 33% on support services, 3% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Haines Borough School District District
In 2011, Haines Correspondence School had 52 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Alaska average is 16 students per full-time equivalent teacher.