9TH Grade Academy - 72 is located in Rapid City, SD and is one of 8 high schools in Rapid City Area School District 51-4. It is a alt. school that serves 90 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 9TH Grade Academy - 72's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, 9TH Grade Academy - 72 had 73% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. South Dakota had 37% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
American Indian/Alaskan Native
Two or More Races
Rapid City Area School District 51-4 District Spending