Lodge Pole Elementary (Alternative) School is located in Tollhouse, CA and is one of 10 schools in Sierra Unified School District. It is a alt. school that serves 4 students in grades 4-8.
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.
Lodge Pole Elementary (Alternative) School made AYP in 2011. 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 California in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Lodge Pole Elementary (Alternative) School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2010)
In 2010, Lodge Pole Elementary (Alternative) School had 0% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. California had 53% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Sierra Unified spends $11,791 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 56% on instruction, 39% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Sierra Unified District
In 2010, Lodge Pole Elementary (Alternative) School had 2 students for every full-time equivalent teacher.