Alternative High School – Get The Edge Difference
At Edge, we believe you have a choice in your education and our goal is to support your growth and help you meet your individual goals! Being a part of the Edge community means finding support from teachers, staff, counselors, and your peers. In a small school, we are all here to support each other and grow together. Below is a list of the of the many ways we help each each student meet their individual goals. Thank you for choosing Edge – let’s start building your success!
The Edge Difference
|Edge High School||other Schools|
|Class size||22 students or fewer||30 students or more|
|Total school enrollment||Himmel Park 170 / Northwest 75||1,500 or more|
|Flexible Schedule||AM/PM Sessions, 4.5 hour day||One session, 6 or more hours|
|Counseling Services||50 student to 1 counselor||300 student to 1 counselor|
|School Breakfast & Lunch Program||Available at Himmel Park||Available at most schools|
|Extracurricular activities||Basketball, Flag Football, Volleyball Running, Hiking||Traditional sports and extracurricular programs|
|Transportation||30-Day Sun Tran passes provided to those who qualify||School bus system|
|Computer resources||Nearly 1 to 1 in the classroom||Fewer computers in the classroom, mostly computer lab|
|Learning resources||Student choice - Text book or computer based||School selected no student choice|
|School Community||Everybody knows your name and is here to help you succeed||Only teachers and assigned counselors|
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