Grand Rapids Area Learning Center

  • Grand Rapids Area Learning Center serves 87 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (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 17:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

School Overview

  • Grand Rapids Area Learning Center's student population of 87 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students87 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grand Rapids Area Learning Center's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grand Rapids Area Learning Center is 0.47, 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#1509 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grand Rapids Area Learning Center 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 Grand Rapids Area Learning Center 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 Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
14%
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Grand Rapids Area Learning Center and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
71%
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Grand Rapids Area Learning Center and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grand Rapids Area Learning Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.470.34
This chart display the diversity score of Grand Rapids Area Learning Center and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate75-79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Grand Rapids Area Learning Center 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
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grand Rapids Area Learning Center 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 NameGrand Rapids Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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