Austin Area Learning Center

  • Austin Area Learning Center serves 109 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Austin Area Learning Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Austin Area Learning Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Austin Area Learning Center's student population of 109 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students109 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Austin Area Learning Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Austin Area Learning Center is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank#1786 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
38%
9%
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Black
10%
11%
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White
37%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.710.54
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Graduation Rate21-39%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAustin Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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