Beacon Program W Central Ed. Dist.

Beacon Program W Central Ed. Dist. serves 8 students in grades 1-10.
Beacon Program W Central Ed. Dist. 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.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

Beacon Program W Central Ed. Dist. places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Beacon Program W Central Ed. Dist.'s student population of 8 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 1-10
Total Students8 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

Beacon Program W Central Ed. Dist. 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 Beacon Program W Central Ed. Dist. is 0.00, which is less 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
#1104 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
n/a
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
100%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.000.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Central Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Beacon Program W Central Ed. Dist. is Sauk Centre Secondary (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sauk Centre Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sauk Centre Sauk Centre Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 557 students
    0.0 miles
    901 State Rd
    Sauk Centre, MN 56378
    (320) 352-6521
    0 PK-6 557
  • Sauk Centre Sauk Centre Secondary Math: 64% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 527 students
    0.0 miles
    903 State Rd
    Sauk Centre, MN 56378
    (320) 352-2258
    0 7-12 527
  • Sauk Centre West Central Education District B-2 Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 31 students
    0.4 miles
    903 State Rd
    Sauk Centre, MN 56378
    (320) 352-2284
    0.4 PK 31
  • Melrose Star Program Special Education School
    Grades: PK-1
    7.3 miles
    9 2nd Street Southwest
    Melrose, MN 56352
    (620) 256-7836
    7.3 PK-1 n/a
  • Sauk Centre West Central Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 24 students
    7.3 miles
    9 West 2nd St S
    Sauk Centre, MN 56378
    (320) 256-7836
    7.3 6-12 24

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