School Details

Haverhill Alternative School

415 Primrose St, Haverhill, MA 01830
(978) 374-3482

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-12 & ungraded 47 students 5 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade


Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2013-2014 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2014
  • Haverhill School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Haverhill Alternative School is a public high school in Haverhill. The principal of Haverhill Alternative School is John DePolo. 47 students attend Haverhill Alternative School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 66% of the 47 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Haverhill Alternative School is 5:1. Haverhill High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 62% 66%
Hispanic 28% 27%
Black, non-Hispanic 11% 4%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Multiracial 0% 1%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 66% 48%


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