1355 Pierce Butler Rt
Saint Paul, MN 55104
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Career Pathways serves 76 students in grades 6-12.
Career Pathways 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Career Pathways ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Career Pathways's student population of 76 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
76 students
This chart display total students of Career Pathways by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Career Pathways
Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Career Pathways by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Career Pathways by grade.

School Rankings

Career Pathways is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Career Pathways is 0.24, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1413 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Career Pathways, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Career Pathways 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Career Pathways and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Career Pathways 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%
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Career Pathways and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
87%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Career Pathways and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
7%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Career Pathways 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
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Career Pathways and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Career Pathways.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.24
This chart display the diversity score of Career Pathways and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
40-49%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Career Pathways and public school graduation rate of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Career Pathways and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Career Pathways. 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
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
New Study Confirms That Private Schools Are No Better Than Public Schools
New Study Confirms That Private Schools Are No Better Than Public Schools
The results of a new study show that private school education may be no better than public school education. Keep reading to learn more about this study and to learn how to make the right choice between private and public school education for your child.
Parents Refuse Common Core Testing
Parents Refuse Common Core Testing
Parents nationwide are opting out of state testing. Hoping to send a message to lawmakers, they are refusing to allow their children to take standardized tests.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 76 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 40-49% (Btm 50% in MN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

Related School Videos

Quick Links