Worthington Area Learning Center

117 11th Ave
Worthington, MN 56187
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Worthington Area Learning Center serves 64 students in grades 7-12.
Worthington Area 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 2017-18 school year.
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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Worthington Area Learning Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Worthington Area Learning Center's student population of 64 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 44% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students64 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Worthington Area Learning Center 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 Worthington Area Learning Center is 0.49, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1667 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)
≤20%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:116:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
70%
9%
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Black
14%
11%
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White
6%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.490.54
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Graduation Rate
40-49%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWorthington Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Worthington Area Learning Center is Worthington Alc Night (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Worthington 518 (virtual Instruct (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Worthington Worthington Alc Night Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 30 students
    0.0 miles
    117 11th Ave
    Worthington, MN 56187
    (507) 372-1322
    0 7-12 30
  • Worthington Worthington 518 (virtual Instruct Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 362 students
    0.1 miles
    117 11th Avenue Ste 2
    Worthington, MN 56187
    (507) 372-1322
    0.1 K-12 362
  • Worthington Worthington Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 936 students
    0.8 miles
    1401 Crailsheim Rd
    Worthington, MN 56187
    (507) 376-4174
    0.8 5-8 936
  • Worthington Worthington Senior High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 886 students
    0.8 miles
    1211 Clary St
    Worthington, MN 56187
    (507) 376-6121
    0.8 9-12 886
  • Worthington Early Childhood Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 30 students
    1.6 miles
    117 11th Ave.
    Worthington, MN 56187
    (507) 372-2983
    1.6 PK 30

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