Futures Program

  • Futures Program serves 24 students in grades Kindergarten-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 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Futures Program's student population of 24 students has grown by 84% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students24 students
This chart display total students of Futures Program by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Futures Program
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Futures Program by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Futures Program by grade.

School Comparison

  • Futures Program's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Futures Program is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. 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#1107 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Futures Program and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Futures Program 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio4:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Futures Program and the public school average student teacher ratio of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Futures Program and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Futures Program and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Futures Program and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
25%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Futures Program and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
55%
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Futures Program and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Futures Program and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Futures Program.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.620.34
This chart display the diversity score of Futures Program and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate<50%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Futures Program 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
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Futures Program 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 NameMankato Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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