Independence Alternative School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
N/A
Math Proficiency
N/A
English Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 264 Students
  • 20 Teachers

Independence Alternative School
86 SCHOOL DR
ALPHARETTA, GA 30004

Phone: (770) 521-7611

District: Fulton County

Overview

At Independence Alternative School, the student body makeup is 60 percent male and 40 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 63 percent. Independence Alternative School is 1 of 17 high schools in the Fulton County.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 264
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 63%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 41%
Full-Time Teachers 20

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 90%
Proficient in Math N/A
College Readiness Index N/A

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 17
Total Students 27,167
Proficient in English (district average) 87%
Proficient in Math (district average) 47%
College Readiness (district average) 40.5

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Nearby Schools

Independence Alternative School is 1 of 17 schools in the Fulton County.

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