Crossroads Area Learning Center

  • Crossroads Area Learning Center serves 32 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 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 2015-16 school year.
  • Crossroads 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 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Crossroads Area Learning Center's student population of 32 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students32 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Crossroads Area Learning Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,679 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Crossroads Area Learning Center is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Crossroads Area Learning Center 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio32:116:1
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American Indian
25%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Crossroads Area Learning Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
72%
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Crossroads Area Learning Center and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Crossroads Area Learning Center and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Crossroads Area Learning Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.420.53
This chart display the diversity score of Crossroads Area Learning Center and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Crossroads Area Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Crossroads Area Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEAST CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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