North Heights Alternative School

607 North Hughes, Amarillo, TX 79107 | (806) 371-5710
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Student Enrollment: 265
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4.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 265 school students from grades PK-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 607 N Hughes, Amarillo, TX 79107
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Mark Leach
  • Fax: (806) 371-5715
  • Website: www.amaisd.org
School Operational Details
  • Alternative School
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 265
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 128 (48.3%)
  • Females: 137 (51.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 6 (2.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 101 (38.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 107 (40.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
North Heights Alternative School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.8%
Black5721.5%
Asian31.1%
Hispanic13249.8%
White7126.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For North Heights Alternative School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten134.9%
7th Grade10.4%
8th Grade72.6%
9th Grade4416.6%
10th Grade4918.5%
11th Grade4918.5%
12th Grade10238.5%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
42.0%
District:
61.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
30.0%
District:
43.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
38.2%
District:
77.9%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
11.8%
District:
9.4%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
16.9
District:
12.0
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
5.0%
District:
29.3%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
21.0%
District:
18.4%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
25.7%
District:
28.0%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
44.0%
District:
19.4%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$91,367
District:
$69,545
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$48,930
District:
$47,502
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$38,848
District:
$40,066
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$42,500
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$44,075
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$39,870
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$58,239
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for North Heights Alternative School

  • Reviewed by Community Member on October 16, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • North Heights has many of the aspects published in our National Exemplary Practices concerning alternative education. Congratulations on maintaining a positive vision and commitment for students.

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