Aberdeen Alternative Learning Center- 12

  • Aberdeen Alternative Learning Center- 12 serves 2 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Aberdeen Alternative Learning Center- 12 placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Aberdeen Alternative Learning Center- 12's student population of 2 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students2 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Aberdeen Alternative Learning Center- 12 is ranked within the top 50% of all 617 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 2:1 has increased from 1:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Aberdeen Alternative Learning Center- 12 is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
45%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio2:114:1
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American Indian
50%
11%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
50%
75%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Aberdeen Alternative Learning Center- 12.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score0.510.23
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAberdeen 06-1 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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