Mellent Technology Charter School is located in Mellen, WI and is one of 2 high schools in Mellen School District. It is a charter school that serves 15 students in grades 9-12.
Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system.
Mellent Technology Charter School did not make AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Wisconsin in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Mellent Technology Charter School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Mellent Technology Charter School had 80% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Wisconsin had 39% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Mellen spends $12,455 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 56% on instruction, 39% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Mellen District
In 2010, Mellent Technology Charter School had 11 students for every full-time equivalent teacher.