Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level

  • Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level serves 11 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level operates within the Pelican Rapids Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 11 students has declined by 35% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students11 students
Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level Total Students (2013-2015)
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level Total Teachers (2013-2015)
Students by GradePelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.77 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level Student Teacher Ratio (2013-2015)
American Indian
9%
2%
Asian
9%
6%
Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level Asian Students (2014-2015)
Hispanic
27%
9%
Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level Black Students (2013-2015)
Black
27%
10%
Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level Black Students (2013-2015)
White
28%
69%
Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level White Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.770.32
Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level Diversity Score (2013-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
31%
Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level Eligible for Free Lunch (2013-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
27%
7%
Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2013-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pelican Rapids Public School District's student population of 888 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,593 in this district is less than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,201 is higher than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NamePelican Rapids Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed888522
Pelican Rapids Public School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$10 MM$6 MM
Pelican Rapids Public School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$13 MM$6 MM
Pelican Rapids Public School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,593$12,051
Pelican Rapids Public School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,201$11,992
Pelican Rapids Public School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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