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Turning Point Alter High School

Public | 7-12 | 70 students

 

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Posted January 16, 2014

As a substitute, subbing here was a great experience. I would come back here to sub. There are not that many students to control at all! Faculty and staffs are so nice! You won't be disappointed!


Posted June 2, 2013

I agree with the last review. The fact that my son wants to stay there and not go back to his home school ---with his friends---says wonders. He gets biology and english finally! Shout out to Mrs. Cooper and Cowan.
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Posted July 14, 2009

My son was assigned to attend Turnig Point High School and I really felt that this school helped him out a lot with his attitude and his grades he was able to stay focus the teachers or shall I say the staff is excellent
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 43% 13%
Hispanic 30% 52%
White 19% 29%
Two or more races 9% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native N/A 0%
Asian or Pacific Islander N/A 4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander N/A 0%
Source: TX Education Agency, 2013-2014

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Limited English proficient (LEP) 11%N/A17%
Source: TX Education Agency, 2013-2014

Teacher experience

  This school District averageState average
Beginning teachers 5%N/AN/A
Source: Civil Rights Data Collection, 2011-2012

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  • Basic - the school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

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  • Music teacher(s)
Music
  • Band

Language learning

Foreign languages taught
  • Spanish
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  • Basic - the school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
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School basics

School Leader's name
  • JUAN VILLARREAL
Fax number
  • (817) 492-3005

Programs

Level of special education programming offered
  • Basic - the school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Foreign languages taught
  • Spanish
Level of ESL/ELL programming offered
  • Basic - the school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Resources

Staff resources available to students
  • Art teacher(s)
  • Librarian/media specialist(s)
  • Music teacher(s)
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  • Counseling
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Girls sports
  • Volleyball

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  • Band
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5618 West Arkansas Lane
Arlington, TX 76016
Phone: (682) 867-3000

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