Daniel McKee Alternative School is located in Murfreesboro, TN and is one of 46 schools in Rutherford County School District. It is a alt. school that serves 49 students in grades 6-12.
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 Daniel McKee Alternative School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Daniel McKee Alternative School had 94% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Tennessee had 55% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Rutherford County School Dist spends $7,011 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 64% on instruction, 31% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Rutherford County School Dist District
In 2011, Daniel McKee Alternative School had 4 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Tennessee average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.