Park Rapids Area Century Middle School

Park Rapids Area Century Middle School serves 378 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Park Rapids Area Century Middle School operates within the Park Rapids Public School District.

School Overview

The student population of 378 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 378 students
Park Rapids Area Century Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Park Rapids Area Century Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Park Rapids Area Century Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Park Rapids Area Century Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 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 14:1 16:1
Park Rapids Area Century Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
2%
2%
Park Rapids Area Century Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
4%
8%
Park Rapids Area Century Middle School Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
1%
10%
Park Rapids Area Century Middle School Black Students (1997-2014)
White
89%
71%
Park Rapids Area Century Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Park Rapids Area Century Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Park Rapids Area Century Middle 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.
0.21 0.32
Park Rapids Area Century Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
32%
31%
Park Rapids Area Century Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
14%
7%
Park Rapids Area Century Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,509 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,494 is higher than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,077 is higher than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Park Rapids Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 1,509 528
Park Rapids Public   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $6 MM
Park Rapids Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $22 MM $6 MM
Park Rapids Public   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,494 $12,051
Park Rapids Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,077 $11,992
Park Rapids 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 Headwaters Education Learning Program (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Century Middle School Within A School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Park Rapids Area Century Elementary School (0 miles away)
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