Center School

  • Center School serves 35 students in grades 7-12.
  • 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.
  • Center School 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 student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Center School's student population of 35 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students35 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Center School 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 Center School is 0.57, 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#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 Ratio9:116:1
American Indian
57%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
31%
9%
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Black
12%
11%
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White
n/a
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score0.570.54
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Graduation Rate<50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMinneapolis Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Center School Extended Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12
    0.0 miles
    2421 Bloomington Ave So
    Minneapolis, MN 55404
    (612) 721-1655
    0.0 7-12 n/a
  • Minneapolis Heritage Academy - Sws Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    0.2 miles
    1042 18th Ave Se
    Minneapolis, MN 55414
    (612) 668-1560
    0.2 6-12 n/a
  • Minneapolis American Indian Oic Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 41 students
    0.4 miles
    1845 E Franklin Ave
    Minneapolis, MN 55404
    (612) 341-3358
    0.4 9-12 41
  • Minneapolis American Indian Oic Extended Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.4 miles
    1845 E Franklin Ave
    Minneapolis, MN 55404
    (612) 341-3358
    0.4 9-12 n/a
  • Minneapolis Volunteers Of America Extended Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.4 miles
    942 19th Ave So
    Minneapolis, MN 55404
    (612) 375-0700
    0.4 9-12 n/a

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