Ada Elementary School

Ada Elementary School serves 256 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Ada Elementary School operates within the Ada-borup Public School District.

School Overview

The student population of 256 students has grown by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 256 students
Ada Elementary School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Ada Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Ada Elementary School Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Ada Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Ada Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
American Indian
2%
2%
Ada Elementary School American Indian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
9%
8%
Ada Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
85%
71%
Ada Elementary School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Ada Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ada Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.27 0.32
Ada Elementary School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
38%
31%
Ada Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Ada Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 487 students has decreased by 13% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,017 is less than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,978 is less than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Ada-borup Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 487 528
Ada-borup Public   School District Students Managed (1997-2014)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $6 MM
Ada-borup Public   School District District Total Revenue (1999-2010)
District Spending $6 MM $6 MM
Ada-borup Public   School District District Spending (1999-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,017 $12,051
Ada-borup Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1999-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,978 $11,992
Ada-borup Public   School District District Spending / Student (1999-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Ada-borup Area Learning Program (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Waubun Elementary School (28.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Norman County East Elementary School (13.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AdaAda-borup Area Learning Program
    Alternative School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 9-12604 West Thorpe Ave
    AdaMN 56510
    (218)784-5300
    0.19-12n/a
  • AdaAda-borup Secondary
    0.1 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 231 students604 Thorpe Ave West
    AdaMN 56510
    (218)784-5332
    0.17-12231
  • Twin ValleyNorman County East Secondary
    12.5 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 146 students408 West Main Ave
    Twin ValleyMN 56584
    (218)584-5151
    12.57-12146
  • Gary Norman County East Elementary School
    13.2 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 154 students301 2nd Ave East
    GaryMN 56545
    (218)584-5151
    13.2PK-6154
  • Hendrum Norman County West Elementary School
    13.4 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 170 students320 East Main St
    HendrumMN 56550
    (218)861-5800
    13.4PK-6170

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