Fergus Falls Area Learning Center

340 Friberg Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Fergus Falls Area Learning Center serves 88 students in grades 9-12.
Fergus Falls 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 2017-18 school year.
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.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Fergus Falls Area Learning Center's student population of 88 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students88 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Fergus Falls Area Learning Center 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 Fergus Falls Area Learning Center is 0.32, 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)
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 Ratio10:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
7%
9%
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Black
7%
11%
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White
82%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.320.54
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Graduation Rate
11-19%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFergus Falls Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Fergus Falls Area Learning Center is Iq Academy Minnesota (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fergus Falls Iq Academy Minnesota Math: 25% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 403 students
    0.0 miles
    340 Friberg Ave
    Fergus Falls, MN 56537
    (218) 998-0544
    0 K-12 403
  • Fergus Falls Kennedy High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 613 students
    0.0 miles
    601 Randolph Ave
    Fergus Falls, MN 56537
    (218) 998-0544
    0 9-12 613
  • Fergus Falls Fergus Falls Elementary Sp Ed 5-8 Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 6 students
    0.2 miles
    518 Friberg Ave
    Fergus Falls, MN 56537
    (218) 998-0935
    0.2 5-8 6
  • Fergus Falls Cleveland Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 3-4 | 387 students
    0.3 miles
    919 Northern Ave
    Fergus Falls, MN 56537
    (218) 998-0544
    0.3 3-4 387
  • Fergus Falls Lakes Country Academy - Mhd Special Education School
    Grades: K-6
    0.6 miles
    2410 14th Street South
    Fergus Falls, MN 56537
    (218) 739-3273
    0.6 K-6 n/a

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