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Renton School District

Alternative Learning Experience (ALE)

An Alternative Learning Experience (ALE) means a course or, for grades kindergarten through eight, grade-level course work, that is a delivery method of basic education and:

  1. is provided in whole or in part independently from a regular classroom setting or schedule, but may include components of direction instruction;
  2. are supervised, monitered, assessed, evaluated and documented by a certificated teacher employed or contracted by the school district;
  3. are provided in accordance with a written student learning plan that is implemented pursuant to the district's policy and Chapter 392-121, WAC.

You can read more about Alternative Learning Experience in Board Policy 2255 and Procedure 2255P.

In Renton School District, we offer two options for students: