1703 Technology Dr
Willmar, MN 56201
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
North Central Learning Center serves 19 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
North Central Learning Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

North Central Learning Center's student population of 19 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
19 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

North Central Learning Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of North Central Learning Center is 0.53, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1670 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
27%
9%
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Black
5%
11%
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White
63%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
29%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 19 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 50%)

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