Alternative High School - Yes Academy Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
Math Proficiency
Language Proficiency
Student/Teacher Ratio
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 216 Students
  • 45 Teachers

Alternative High School - Yes Academy

Phone: (973) 321-0600

District: Paterson


At Alternative High School - Yes Academy, the student body makeup is 58 percent male and 42 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 98 percent. Alternative High School - Yes Academy is 1 of 12 high schools in the Paterson.

Rankings / Awards

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Medal Awarded None
National Rank

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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 216
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 98%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 32%
Full-Time Teachers 45

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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 Language 33%
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


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

Total Schools 12
Total Students 5,765
Proficient in Language (district average) 65%
Proficient in Math (district average) 49%
College Readiness (district average) 3.2

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Nearby Schools

Alternative High School - Yes Academy is 1 of 12 schools in the Paterson.

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