Leaf River Academy

401 West Main St

Deer Creek, MN 56527-8888

Tel: (218)462-2505
Grades: KG-12

15 students

Leaf River Academy serves 15 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Leaf River Academy operates within the Freshwater Ed. School District.

Overview

The student population of 15 students has grown by 87% over five years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 15 students
Leaf River Academy Total Students (2008-2013)
Gender % 88% Male / 12%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Leaf River Academy Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2013)
Students by Grade Leaf River Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 4:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 14:1
Leaf River Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2013)
American Indian
6%
2%
Leaf River Academy American Indian (2008-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
6%
8%
White
87%
71%
Leaf River Academy White (2008-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Leaf River Academy Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.24 0.31
Leaf River Academy Diversity Score (2008-2013)
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.
80%
32%
Leaf River Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2013)
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.
n/a 7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 163 students has grown by 40% over five years.
School District Name Freshwater Ed. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 163 508
Freshwater Ed.  School District Number of Students Managed (1993-2013)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $6 MM
District Spending $10 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $83,793 $11,416
Freshwater Ed.  School District Revenue / Student (1995-2009)
District Spending / Student $85,483 $11,593
Freshwater Ed.  School District Spending / Student (1995-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is White Pine Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is White Pine Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is White Pine Academy (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Deer CreekWhite Pine Academy
    Special Education School
    401 West Main St
    Deer CreekMN 56527
    (218)462-2505
    Special Education School

    0 mi | 9 students | Gr. 8-11                      
  • HenningHenning Elementary School
    500 School Ave
    HenningMN 56551
    (218)583-2927
    7.5 mi | 200 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • HenningHenning Secondary
    500 School Ave
    HenningMN 56551
    (218)583-2927
    7.5 mi | 176 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • WadenaWadena-deer Creek Senior High School
    600 Colfax Ave Sw
    WadenaMN 56482
    (218)632-2300
    9.2 mi | 449 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • WadenaWadena-deer Creek 5th And 6th Grade Middle School
    600 Colfax Ave Sw
    WadenaMN 56482
    (218)632-2400
    9.3 mi | 143 students | Gr. 5-6                      

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