Appanoose County Alternative High School is located in Centerville, IA and is one of 2 high schools in Centerville School District. It is a alt. school that serves 29 students in grades 9-12.
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 Appanoose County Alternative High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2010)
In 2010, Appanoose County Alternative High School had 62% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Iowa 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 Centerville spends $9,021 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 66% on instruction, 30% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Centerville District
In 2010, Appanoose County Alternative High School had 8 students for every full-time equivalent teacher.