West Education Center Alternative



West Education Center Alternative Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Education Center Alternative Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 1
9 1
10 0
11 4
12 39

West Education Center Alternative is a public high school of the Intermediate School District 287 located in Minnetonka, MN. It has 45 students in grades 7th through 12th. West Education Center Alternative is the 599th largest public high school in Minnesota and the 22,875th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 7.3 to 1.

Total Students: 45
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 7.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 6.17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,875th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Minnesota: 599th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 167th out of 833
Full Time Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 569th out of 833

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West Education Center Alternative Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 24
(53%)
730
(60%)
 Female 21
(47%)
479
(40%)

West Education Center Alternative Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 20
(44%)
579
(48%)
 Black 16
(36%)
384
(32%)
 Two or More 5
(11%)
65
(5%)
 Hispanic 4
(9%)
126
(10%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
24
(2%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
30
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

West Education Center Alternative Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 27
(60%)
725
(60%)
 Not Eligible 18
(40%)
484
(40%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West Education Center Alternative is ranked 585th out of 848 ranked schools in Minnesota, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Education Center Alternative students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 34.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

West Education Center Alternative Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2012 N/A
2013 63
2014 76
2015 45

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2012 N/A
2013 9.4
2014 11.9
2015 7.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2012
2013 0.42857142857143
2014 0.35526315789474
2015 0.6

Compare West Education Center Alternative to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
730.0% 7.3:1
 
1,581.9% 15.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 60.0%
 

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