Family Link School is located in Vashon, WA and is one of 5 schools in Vashon Island School District. It is a alt. school that serves 89 students in grades K-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.
Family Link School did not make AYP in 2011. 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 Family Link School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Family Link School had 16% 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 Vashon Island School District spends $9,240 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 58% on instruction, 38% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Vashon Island School District District
In 2011, Family Link School had 47 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Washington average is 19 students per full-time equivalent teacher.