Hastings Alternative Center

Hastings Alternative Center serves 22 students in grades 6-12.
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 59%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Hastings Alternative Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Hastings Alternative Center's student population of 22 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students22 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Hastings Alternative Center
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Hastings Alternative Center is 0.45, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hastings Alternative 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
<50%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hastings Alternative 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hastings Alternative Center and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hastings Alternative Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hastings Alternative Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
73%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hastings Alternative Center and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hastings Alternative Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.450.54
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of Hastings Alternative Center and public school graduation rate of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hastings Alternative Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hastings Alternative 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 NameHastings Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Hastings Alternative Center is Harbor Educational Program (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kennedy Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hastings Kennedy Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 400 students
    0.4 miles
    1175 Tyler St
    Hastings, MN 55033
    (651) 480-7223
    0.4 K-4 400
  • Hastings Pinecrest Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 604 students
    0.7 miles
    975 12th St W
    Hastings, MN 55033
    (651) 480-7284
    0.7 K-4 604
  • Hastings Harbor Educational Program Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-12 | 11 students
    0.8 miles
    1000 11th St W
    Hastings, MN 55033
    (651) 480-7000
    0.8 5-12 11
  • Hastings Hastings Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 5-8 | 1,341 student
    0.8 miles
    1000 11th St W
    Hastings, MN 55033
    (651) 480-7066
    0.8 5-8 1,341
  • Hastings Special Services Special Education School
    Grades: K-8
    0.8 miles
    1000 11th St W
    Hastings, MN 55033
    (651) 480-7000
    0.8 K-8 n/a

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