504 Industrial Blvd
Waconia, MN 55387
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Waconia Learning Center serves 30 students in grades 1-12.
Waconia 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 <50% (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 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Waconia Learning Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Waconia Learning Center's student population of 30 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-12
Total Students
30 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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School Rankings

Waconia 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 Waconia Learning Center is 0.30, 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
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State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1413 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)
<50%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
10%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
83%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 1-12
  • Students: 30 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Top 50% in MN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.30 (Btm 50%)

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