About This School
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 Snake River Juvenile Detention School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Snake River Juvenile Detention School had 7 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Idaho average is 18 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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Snake River Juvenile Detention School Reviews
he was not given school work from his school for the whole week he was detained. then is expected to go back to school and make up all work, this sets a child far behind. he was not given his medication for adhd witch helps with impulse control and concentration. he was placed in solitaire where he had sucidial thoughts about choking himself with a sock after he had been hospitalized a month earlier for overdosing. his older brother had recently commited sucide. with this in his thoughts he was not given the support and monitoring required, he was feeling hopeless on getting his school work done. this set him back mentally and academically.