Beacon Alp

  • Beacon Alp serves 7 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Beacon Alp's student population of 7 students has declined by 88% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 150% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students7 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio1:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
14%
7%
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Hispanic
43%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
29%
67%
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Two or more races
14%
4%
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Diversity Score0.700.34
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Graduation Rate<50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Beacon Alp and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloomington Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Beacon Alp I.S. Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1 students
    0.1 miles
    9701 Nicollet Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55420
    (952)681-5056
    0.1 9-12 1
  • Minneapolis Bloomington Transition Center Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 66 students
    0.1 miles
    2575 West 88th Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55431
    (952)681-6259
    0.1 9-12 66
  • Minneapolis Kennedy Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1646 students
    0.1 miles
    9701 Nicollet Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55420
    (952)681-5000
    0.1 9-12 1646
  • Minneapolis Indian Mounds Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 338 students
    0.8 miles
    9801 11th Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55420
    (952)681-6000
    0.8 PK-5 338
  • Minneapolis Valley View Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 691 students
    1.1 miles
    8900 Portland Ave
    Minneapolis, MN 55420
    (952)681-5800
    1.1 6-8 691

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