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Taunton Alternative High School (leave a review)
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+1 (508) 844-5820

120 Cohannet Street

Taunton, Massachusetts


About Taunton Alternative High School
8th Grade - 12th Grade
Alternative/other school

Taunton Alternative High School is one of 13 schools in the Taunton district of Massachusetts.

A relatively small school, it has an enrolment of 87 students from 8th Grade to 12th Grade and is classified as an alternative/other school.

In recent years, the number of teachers has remained static while the pupil population has remained static in a similar timeframe.

The average teacher's salary is $75,037, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of $71,958.

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Students by Year Group
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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Taunton Alternative High School 87$13,11513$75,0370.55
Southeast Area (0.4 miles) 0$36,322
H H Galligan (0.55 miles) 272$12,24111$61,3470.62
Mulcahey Elementary School (0.83 miles) 471$9,91114$61,7630.57
Edward F. Leddy Preschool (0.97 miles) 278$7,914280.46
John F Parker Middle (1.14 miles) 449$12,54513$70,3980.61

Taunton Alternative High School

Number of pupils87
Funding per pupil$13,115
Pupils per teacher13
Average teacher salary$75,037
Diversity index0.55

Southeast Area (0.4 miles)

Number of pupils0
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher
Average teacher salary$36,322
Diversity index

H H Galligan (0.55 miles)

Number of pupils272
Funding per pupil$12,241
Pupils per teacher11
Average teacher salary$61,347
Diversity index0.62

Mulcahey Elementary School (0.83 miles)

Number of pupils471
Funding per pupil$9,911
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$61,763
Diversity index0.57

Edward F. Leddy Preschool (0.97 miles)

Number of pupils278
Funding per pupil$7,914
Pupils per teacher28
Average teacher salary
Diversity index0.46

John F Parker Middle (1.14 miles)

Number of pupils449
Funding per pupil$12,545
Pupils per teacher13
Average teacher salary$70,398
Diversity index0.61
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Nearest Schools
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Rankings within Massachusetts
There are 1,885 schools in Massachusetts. Rankings don't always go up to 1,885 because some schools have missing data.
1785thlargest school
1790thhighest number of FTE teachers
814thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
614thhighest average teaching salary
509thhighest diversity index
1023rdhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

8th Grade - 12th Grade: 5.5 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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