Aitkin Alternative Learning Program

  • Aitkin Alternative Learning Program serves 8 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Aitkin Alternative Learning Program places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Aitkin Alternative Learning Program's student population of 8 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students8 students
This chart display total students of Aitkin Alternative Learning Program by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Aitkin Alternative Learning Program
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Aitkin Alternative Learning Program by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Aitkin Alternative Learning Program by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)<50%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Aitkin Alternative Learning Program and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Aitkin Alternative Learning Program and the public school average student teacher ratio of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Aitkin Alternative Learning Program and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Aitkin Alternative Learning Program and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
13%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Aitkin Alternative Learning Program and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
75%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Aitkin Alternative Learning Program and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Aitkin Alternative Learning Program. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.410.54
This chart display the diversity score of Aitkin Alternative Learning Program and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Graduation Rate (15-16)<50%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Aitkin Alternative Learning Program and public school graduation rate of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Aitkin Alternative Learning Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Aitkin Alternative Learning Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAitkin Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Aitkin Alternative Learning Program. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
We have followed the Atlanta cheating scandal story, and now, administrative consequences have been handed out to the teachers implicated, and a jury is considering criminal charges against some of the teachers as well.
Learn about a school district in Missouri that buckled under the pressure of the ACLU and took single-sex classes out of its schools. We’ll also look at some of the evidence that both supports and refutes the benefits of single-sex classrooms.
Some schools in the country only give students 10 minutes to eat lunch, while others enjoy an entire hour. We’ll delve into the controversy surrounding the length of the lunch period and what the research finds in correlating lunch length to student performance.