Dakota Prairie Area Learning Center

Dakota Prairie Area Learning Center serves 6 students in grades 10-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 74%) for the 2010-11 school year.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Dakota Prairie Area Learning Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Dakota Prairie Area Learning Center's student population of 6 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students6 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (15-16)1 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Dakota Prairie Area Learning Center is 0.29, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≤10%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
50-59%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
n/a
9%
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Black
17%
11%
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White
83%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.290.54
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
83%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFarmington Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dakota Prairie Area Learning Center is Farmington High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Robert Boeckman Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Farmington Robert Boeckman Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 937 students
    0.0 miles
    800 Denmark Ave
    Farmington, MN 55024
    (651) 460-1400
    0 6-8 937
  • Farmington Farmington Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 621 students
    0.8 miles
    500 Maple St
    Farmington, MN 55024
    (651) 463-9000
    0.8 PK-5 621
  • Farmington Gateway Academy Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 37 students
    0.8 miles
    4100 208th Street West
    Farmington, MN 55024
    (651) 460-1945
    0.8 4-8 37
  • Farmington Riverview Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 802 students
    0.8 miles
    4100 208th St West
    Farmington, MN 55024
    (651) 460-1600
    0.8 PK-6 802
  • Farmington Levi P. Dodge Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 742 students
    0.9 miles
    4200 208th St W
    Farmington, MN 55024
    (651) 460-1500
    0.9 6-8 742

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