Mineral County Alternative School is located in Keyser, WV and is one of 14 schools in Mineral County Schools School District. It is a alt. school that serves 9 students in grades 7-10.
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 Mineral County Alternative School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Mineral County Alternative School had 67% 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)
Mineral County Schools District Spending
The Mineral County Schools spends $10,768 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 58% on instruction, 35% on support services, 6% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Mineral County Schools District
In 2011, Mineral County Alternative School had 8 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The West Virginia average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.