Alternative Learning Center is located in Snohomish, WA and is one of 21 schools in Snohomish School District. It is a alt. school that serves 2 students in grades 7-12.
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.
Alternative Learning Center 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 Washington in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Alternative Learning Center's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2009)
In 2009, Alternative Learning Center had 0% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Washington had 40% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Snohomish School District spends $8,802 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 60% on instruction, 36% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Snohomish School District District
In 2009, Alternative Learning Center had 2 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Washington average is 19 students per full-time equivalent teacher.