Northern Lights Academy



Northern Lights Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northern Lights Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 2
8 0
9 1
10 1
11 2
12 1

Northern Lights Academy is a public elementary school located in Crookston, MN in the Crookston Public School District. It enrolls 7 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 3.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 7
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 3.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 1.99

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Northern Lights Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 4
(57%)
349
(50%)
 Female 3
(43%)
347
(50%)

Northern Lights Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 4
(57%)
435
(63%)
 American Indian 1
(14%)
25
(4%)
 Black 1
(14%)
18
(3%)
 Hispanic 1
(14%)
185
(27%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
31
(4%)

Northern Lights Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 7
(100%)
369
(53%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
327
(47%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Northern Lights Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.5%. 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.

Northern Lights Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 5
2006 5
2007 1
2008 N/A
2009 10
2010 5
2011 10
2012 8
2013 7
2014 12
2015 7

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 2.5
2006 2.5
2007 0.5
2008 N/A
2009 10
2010 2.5
2011 5
2012 4
2013 3.5
2014 6
2015 3.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2
2006 0.4
2007 N/A
2008
2009 0.7
2010 N/A
2011 0.7
2012 0.625
2013 0.57142857142857
2014 0.75
2015 1

Compare Northern Lights Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
350.0% 3.5:1
 
1,460.2% 14.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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Public 06 - 12 7 3.5:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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