New Chance

  • New Chance serves 10 students in grades 6-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • New Chance's student population of 10 students has declined by 9% 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 Students10 students
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of New Chance by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio5:116:1
Asian
10%
7%
Black
30%
11%
White
40%
67%
Two or more races
20%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Chance.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.710.34
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
30%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIntermediate 917 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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