Headway Academy North serves 26 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 26 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1% in MN)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Headway Academy North ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Headway Academy North's student population of 26 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
26 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Headway Academy North is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
<50%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
≥50%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
14:1
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American Indian
4%
2%
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
10%
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Black
11%
12%
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White
58%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Headway Academy North's ranking?

Headway Academy North ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 56% MN state average), while ≥50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 59% MN state average).

How many students attend Headway Academy North?

26 students attend Headway Academy North.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

58% of Headway Academy North students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Black, 11% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are American Indian, and 4% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Headway Academy North?

Headway Academy North has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 14:1.

What grades does Headway Academy North offer ?

Headway Academy North offers enrollment in grades 7-12

What school district is Headway Academy North part of?

Headway Academy North is part of Intermediate School District 287.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 26 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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