Curtis-Tufts High School is located in Medford, MA and is one of 3 high schools in Medford School District. It is a alt. school that serves 25 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 Curtis-Tufts High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Curtis-Tufts High School had 88% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Massachusetts had 34% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Medford spends $15,147 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 61% on instruction, 36% on support services, 2% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Medford District
In 2011, Curtis-Tufts High School had 4 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Massachusetts average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.