Alternative schools are usually smaller schools with flexible schedules created for teenagers who don't work well in a normal school environment.
Common reasons for going to an alternative school: Teen pregnancy, mental illnesses, addiction, learning disablities, and behavior problems.
Jane: I got kicked out of my high school for getting caught with weed. I'm going to an alternative school now.
Luke: That sucks. My cousin goes to an alternative school because she got into too many fights in school.
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