Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level

Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level serves 27 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 21-39% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level's student population of 27 students has grown by 237% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students27 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level is 0.69, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1623 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
33%
9%
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Black
18%
11%
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White
41%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.690.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePelican Rapids Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level is Pelican Rapids Alternative Learning Center (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pelican Rapids Secondary (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Viking Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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