Menlo Park Academy

  • Menlo Park Academy serves 70 students in grades 9-12.
  • 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 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Menlo Park Academy's student population of 70 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students70 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
14%
2%
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
9%
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Black
50%
11%
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White
23%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.680.54
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Graduation Rate (16-17)≤10%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMinneapolis Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Menlo Park Academy Extended Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.0 miles
    1700 2nd Street Ne
    Minneapolis, MN 55413
    (612) 787-4016
    0.0 9-12 n/a
  • Minneapolis Athlos Leadership Academy Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 904 students
    0.1 miles
    10100 Noble Parkway North
    Minneapolis, MN 55443
    (763) 777-8942
    0.1 PK-8 904
  • Minneapolis New City School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 136 students
    0.3 miles
    229 13th Ave Ne
    Minneapolis, MN 55409
    (612) 623-3309
    0.3 K-8 136
  • Minneapolis 800 W Broadway Extended Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.4 miles
    800 West Broadway
    Minneapolis, MN 55411
    (612) 668-1450
    0.4 9-12 n/a
  • Minneapolis New City School - East Campus Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 138 students
    0.4 miles
    1500 6th Street Ne
    Minneapolis, MN 55413
    (612) 623-3309
    0.4 K-8 138

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