Career Prep Alternative High School is located in Shiprock, NM and is one of 4 high schools in Central Consolidated Schools School District. It is a alt. school that serves 155 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.
Career Prep Alternative High School did not make 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 New Mexico in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Career Prep Alternative High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Career Prep Alternative High School
I think this school, Career Prep is doing a good thing for students who discontinued high from regular years of high school. In 2010, I hope to continue my high and finish it at Career Prep.
by a Current Student
on Dec 27, 2009
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Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Career Prep Alternative High School had 97% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. New Mexico had 67% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Central Consolidated Schools spends $11,719 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 58% on instruction, 38% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Central Consolidated Schools District
In 2011, Career Prep Alternative High School had 14 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New Mexico average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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