Lighthouse Learning Center (Alternative) is located in Price, UT and is one of 5 high schools in Carbon District. It is a alt. school that serves 83 students in grades 10-12.
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.
Lighthouse Learning Center (Alternative) made AYP in 2009. 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 Utah in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Lighthouse Learning Center (Alternative)'s test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Lighthouse Learning Center (Alternative) had 90% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Utah had 38% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Carbon District spends $7,876 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 63% on instruction, 29% on support services, 8% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Carbon District District
In 2011, Lighthouse Learning Center (Alternative) had 11 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Utah average is 23 students per full-time equivalent teacher.