Secondary School Profile



Durham Alternative Secondary School (905585)

Address: 240 Simcoe Street, Oshawa, Ontario, L1H4H4
Phone Number: 905-579-1990
Fax Number: 905-579-9722
Enrolment 2019-2020 (Preliminary): 460
Grades Available: 9-12
School Website (if available): Durham Alternative Secondary School
Board Name: Durham DSB (B66060)

What you can find:

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Grade 9 Student Achievement (Math) – 2018-2019

Grade 9 Student Achievement (Math) – 2018-2019
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English students French students
Academic Math: Percentage of students achieving the provincial standard Help icon NA 84% 90%
Change in academic math achievement over three years Help icon NA +1 point +5 points
Applied Math: Percentage of students achieving the provincial standard Help icon NA 44% 51%
Change in applied math achievement over three years Help icon NA 0 points +7 points
Notes: For information re: NA, N/D, N/R, SP and rounding see the glossary for details.
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Grade 10 Student Achievement (Literacy) – 2018-2019

Grade 10 Student Achievement (Literacy) – 2018-2019
  School Province Help icon
English students French students
Literacy: Percentage of students who passed test on their first attempt Help icon 50% 80% 89%
Change in literacy achievement over three years Help icon +12 points -1 point -3 points
Notes: For information re: NA, N/D, N/R, SP and rounding see the glossary for details.
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Student Population – 2019-2020 (Preliminary)

Student Population
  School Province Help icon
Percentage of school-aged children who live in lower-income households Help icon 15% 17.8%
Percentage of students whose parents do not have a certificate, diploma or degree Help icon 10% 6.3%
Percentage of students who receive special education services Help icon 40% 16.6%
Percentage of students identified as gifted Help icon 0% 1.3%
Percentage of students whose first language is not English Help icon 5% 27.4%
Percentage of students who are new to Canada from non-English speaking country Help icon 0% 6.5%
Percentage of students whose first language is not French Help icon 100% 96.7%
Percentage of students who are new to Canada from non-French speaking country Help icon 0% 6.6%
Notes: For information re: NA, N/D, N/R, SP and rounding see the glossary for details.
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For more information about this school, please contact the school directly, or visit the school and/or school board websites.

School Website (if available): Durham Alternative Secondary School
Board Website: Durham DSB