Alternative Education High School is located in Huntington, WV and is one of 28 schools in Cabell County Schools School District. It is a alt. school that serves 43 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 Alternative Education High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Alternative Education High School had 65% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. West Virginia had 51% 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)
Cabell County Schools District Spending
The Cabell County Schools spends $10,298 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 61% on instruction, 33% on support services, 6% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Cabell County Schools District
In 2011, Alternative Education High School had 9 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The West Virginia average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.