Barnum Elementary School

Barnum Elementary School serves 464 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Barnum Elementary School operates within the Barnum Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 464 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 464 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 15:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
2%
White
95%
71%
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.10 0.31
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%
32%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 802 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Barnum Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 802 508
District Total Revenue $8 MM $6 MM
District Spending $9 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,949 $11,416
District Spending / Student $12,557 $11,593
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 Barnum Secondary (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fond Du Lac Ojibwe School (16.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Moose Lake Elementary School (4.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BarnumBarnum Secondary
    3675 County Rd 140
    BarnumMN 55707
    (218)389-3273
    0.5 mi | 338 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Moose LakeMoose Lake Elementary School
    413 Birch Ave
    Moose LakeMN 55767
    (218)485-4834
    4.8 mi | 325 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Moose LakeMoose Lake Secondary
    413 Birch Ave
    Moose LakeMN 55767
    (218)485-4622
    4.8 mi | 321 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Moose LakeMcf-moose Lake/willow River High School
    Alternative School
    1000 Lake Shore Dr
    Moose LakeMN 55767
    (218)485-5000
    Alternative School

    5.1 mi | 6 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SawyerMash-ka-wisen High School
    Alternative School
    1150 Misson Rd
    SawyerMN 55780
    (218)384-4225
    Alternative School

    13 mi | 12 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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