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Vandenboom Alternative High School (leave a review)
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+1 (906) 225-4321

1175 Erie Strert

Marquette, Michigan


About Vandenboom Alternative High School
5th Grade - 12th Grade
Alternative/other school

Vandenboom Alternative High School is one of 7 schools in the Marquette Area Public Schools district of Michigan.

A relatively small school, it has an enrolment of 125 students from 5th 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.

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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

Program not provided

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.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Vandenboom Alternative High School 125150.39
North Star Academy (0.85 miles) 271$7,09314$30,6700.36
Marquette Senior High School (0.98 miles) 1012$5,96920$44,0170.20
Sandy Knoll School (1.67 miles) 327$6,77714$34,1570.25
Superior Hills Elementary School (1.91 miles) 337$6,35517$39,0860.24
Bothwell Middle School (1.97 miles) 671$5,85619$39,8850.19

Vandenboom Alternative High School

Number of pupils125
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher15
Average teacher salary
Diversity index0.39

North Star Academy (0.85 miles)

Number of pupils271
Funding per pupil$7,093
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$30,670
Diversity index0.36

Marquette Senior High School (0.98 miles)

Number of pupils1012
Funding per pupil$5,969
Pupils per teacher20
Average teacher salary$44,017
Diversity index0.20

Sandy Knoll School (1.67 miles)

Number of pupils327
Funding per pupil$6,777
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$34,157
Diversity index0.25

Superior Hills Elementary School (1.91 miles)

Number of pupils337
Funding per pupil$6,355
Pupils per teacher17
Average teacher salary$39,086
Diversity index0.24

Bothwell Middle School (1.97 miles)

Number of pupils671
Funding per pupil$5,856
Pupils per teacher19
Average teacher salary$39,885
Diversity index0.19
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Rankings within Michigan
There are 3,555 schools in Michigan. Rankings don't always go up to 3,555 because some schools have missing data.
2925thlargest school
2916thhighest number of FTE teachers
848thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
1831sthighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
3054thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
1201sthighest diversity index
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

5th Grade - 12th Grade: 6.1 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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