Detroit Lakes Alternative Prog.

  • Detroit Lakes Alternative Prog. serves 60 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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Detroit Lakes Alternative Prog. places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Detroit Lakes Alternative Prog.'s student population of 60 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 66% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students60 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#1423 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
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American Indian
26%
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
61%
67%
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Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Detroit Lakes Alternative Prog..This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.550.53
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Graduation Rate<50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Detroit Lakes Alternative Prog. 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 NameDetroit Lakes Public Dist. School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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