Day Treatment School is located in Grand Rapids, MI and is one of 68 schools in Grand Rapids School District. It is a alt. school that serves 12 students in grades 7-11.
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.
Day Treatment School made AYP in 2010. 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 Michigan in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Day Treatment School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Day Treatment School had 75% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Michigan had 45% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Grand Rapids spends $12,498 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 59% on instruction, 38% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Grand Rapids District
In 2011, Day Treatment School had 12 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Michigan average is 18 students per full-time equivalent teacher.