Folwell Elementary School

Folwell Elementary School serves 337 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the MN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Folwell Elementary School operates within the Rochester Public School District.

School Overview

The student population of 337 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 337 students
Folwell Elementary School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Folwell Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Folwell Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Folwell Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more 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 22:1 16:1
Folwell Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
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.
0.44 0.32
Folwell Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
20%
31%
Folwell Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
3%
7%
Folwell Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,761 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,204 is less than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,239 is less than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Rochester Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
2
Number of Students Managed 16,761 528
Rochester Public   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $182 MM $6 MM
Rochester Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $183 MM $6 MM
Rochester Public   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,204 $12,051
Rochester Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,239 $11,992
Rochester Public   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Care & Treatment Hospital/homebound (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Care & Treatment Hospital/homebound (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rochester Math And Science Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RochesterRochester Math And Science Academy
    Charter School
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 273 students415 16th St Sw
    RochesterMN 55902
    (507)252-5995
    0.2KG-8273
  • RochesterCare & Treatment Hospital/homebound
    Alternative School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-12334 16th St Se
    RochesterMN 55904
    (507)328-4310
    0.7KG-12n/a
  • RochesterCare & Treatment Jdc/von Wald
    Alternative School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 5-12 | 14 students334 16th St Se
    RochesterMN 55904
    (507)328-4310
    0.75-1214
  • RochesterEarly Childhood Year Round Elementary School
    Special Education School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK615 7th St Sw
    RochesterMN 55902
    (507)328-4526
    0.7PKn/a
  • RochesterJohn Marshall Senior High School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 8-12 | 1542 students1510 14th St Nw
    RochesterMN 55901
    (507)328-5400
    1.38-121542

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