Hancock Learning Center (Closed 2014)

Hancock Learning Center served 35 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤20% (which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 21-39% (which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 was lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 74% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Minnesota state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
35 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
≤20%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hancock 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
21-39%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hancock 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
14:1
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American Indian
3%
2%
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
65%
12%
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White
26%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
6%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hancock Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
19%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hancock Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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