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Helen Hunt Jackson Alternative High School

Preschool | Grades K-12 | Hemet Unified
258 North Thompson
Hemet, CA 92543
(951) 765-5193

About This School

Helen Hunt Jackson Alternative High School is located in Hemet, CA and is one of 32 schools in Hemet Unified School District. It is a alt. school that serves 410 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. See Helen Hunt Jackson Alternative High School's test results to learn more about school performance.

A school's Academic Performance Index (API) is a scale that ranges from 200 to 1000 and is calculated from the school's performance in the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program. The state has set 800 as the API target for all schools to meet.

Helen Hunt Jackson Alternative High School had an API growth score of 707 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Helen Hunt Jackson Alternative High School's 2012 base score was 672 and the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.

In 2010, Helen Hunt Jackson Alternative High School had 28 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.

Student Ethnicity (2011)

Students (2011)

410

Students Per Teacher (2010)

Female/Male (2011)

62% 38%

Subsidized Lunch (2011)

46.3%
eligible

District Spending (2010)

$8,994
per student
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All Grades Algebra I Performance

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Helen Hunt Jackson Alternative High School Reviews

By , a Former Student on

hi i  am a fromer student i graduated with the class of 2012 of this school and i belive this school is the right choice everyone here is sooo nice and patience and everyone helps eacher like family i really loved this school and if i could i would put my lil brother in this school becuz its just that awsome if ur reading this then i would say put ur child here u wont regret it love jenae dalke

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