Esc Area Learning Center (Closed 2018)

  • Esc Area Learning Center served 78 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤20% (which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-59% (which was approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Esc 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 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 was higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 53% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which was higher than the Minnesota state average of 34%.

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School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students78 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank (13-14)#1492 out of 1753 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
61%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
18%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
9%
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Black
22%
11%
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White
47%
66%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Esc Area Learning Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.700.54
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Graduation Rate45-49%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Esc Area Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRochester Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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