• Alternative High School Program

    The Alternative High School Program offers a learning environment designed to help students whose life circumstances could result or have resulted in an interruption of their education or in their dropping out of school. The alternative high school population consists of students who need a flexible or extended program to accommodate their work or family requirements, or students who are returning to finish courses to earn their diploma.

    Program Highlights

    • Student-centered focus
    • Grades 9 - 12
    • Small, nurturing environment
    • Full-day high school program
    • Opportunity to earn a Regents diploma
    • Small class sizes
    • Individualized instruction if needed
    • Independent Learning
    • Credit Recovery
    • Individualized Tutoring
    • Full range of courses
    • Opportunity to attend the Orleans-Niagara BOCES Career and Technical Institute for a variety of programs
    • Support available through the North Tonawanda High School Counseling Center


    • Michael P. Tambroni, Director of Student Services / Alternative HS Supervisor
    • Christopher Janicki-Howe, Social Worker / Alternative HS Placement Coordinator
    • Regina Shiesley, Program Tutor
    • Daniel Schiesser, Program Tutor
    • Gretchen Scime, Child Associate
    School Counselors: Each student has an individual school counselor assigned to work with them from the North Tonawanda High School while they are at the Alternative High School to plan for their academic and career goals.
  • Alternative High School Site

    North Tonawanda Middle School

    1500 Vanderbilt Avenue

    North Tonawanda, NY 14120


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