South Education Center Academy

  • South Education Center Academy serves 83 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • South Education Center Academy's student population of 83 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students83 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Education Center Academy's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Education Center Academy is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#1423 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:116:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
40%
9%
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Black
29%
11%
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White
19%
67%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.720.34
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Graduation Rate11-19%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameINTERMEDIATE SCHOOL DISTRICT 287 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to South Education Center Academy is Intersect (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Intersect (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Intersect (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Intersect Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12 | 7 students
    0.0 miles
    7450 Penn Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)355-5900
    0.0 6-12 7
  • Minneapolis Secondary Special Education Special Education School
    Grades: 12 | 15 students
    0.0 miles
    7450 Penn Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)798-6202
    0.0 12 15
  • Minneapolis Richfield Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 887 students
    0.1 miles
    7461 Oliver Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)798-6400
    0.1 6-8 887
  • Minneapolis Seven Hills Prep Academy Upper Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 204 students
    0.6 miles
    1401 West 76th Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)314-7601
    0.6 6-8 204
  • Minneapolis Central Education Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 84 students
    1.2 miles
    7145 Harriet Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)798-6041
    1.2 PK 84

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