Metro Heights Academy (Closed 2014)

3989 Central Ave N.e.
Minneapolis, MN 55421
  • Metro Heights Academy served 65 students in grades 9-12.
  • 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 <50% (which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 70% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students65 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
61%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
4%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
21%
9%
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Black
41%
11%
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White
30%
67%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Metro Heights Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.700.53
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Graduation Rate≤10%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNortheast Metro 916 School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Metro Heights Academy is Anchor (0.9 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Global Academy (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Global Academy (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Skyline Math And Science Academy Charter School

    0.0 miles
    3989 Central Ave Ne
    Minneapolis, MN 55421
    (612)226-7722
    0.0 n/a n/a
  • Minneapolis Global Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 429 students
    0.1 miles
    4065 Central Ave Ne
    Minneapolis, MN 55421
    (763)404-8200
    0.1 K-8 429
  • Cedar Star Of The North Academy Charter S Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 163 students
    0.4 miles
    1562 Viking Blvd
    Cedar, MN 55011
    (763)450-5560
    0.4 K-8 163
  • Minneapolis Anchor Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12
    0.9 miles
    1400 49th Ave Ne
    Minneapolis, MN 55421
    (763)528-4429
    0.9 8-12 n/a
  • Minneapolis Waite Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 427 students
    0.9 miles
    1800 34th Ave Ne
    Minneapolis, MN 55418
    (612)668-1600
    0.9 PK-5 427
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