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 grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 464 students
Barnum Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Barnum Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Barnum Elementary School Student 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
Barnum Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
2%
Barnum Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
White
95%
71%
Barnum Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Barnum Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Barnum 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.
0.10 0.31
Barnum Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
32%
32%
Barnum Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
10%
7%
Barnum Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 802 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,949 is less than the state average of $11,416. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,557 is higher than the state average of $11,593. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Barnum Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 802 508
Barnum Public   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $6 MM
Barnum Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $9 MM $6 MM
Barnum Public   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,949 $11,416
Barnum Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,557 $11,593
Barnum Public   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 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 Grades Students
  • BarnumBarnum Secondary
    3675 County Rd 140
    BarnumMN 55707
    (218)389-3273
    0.5 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 338 students                      
  • Moose LakeMoose Lake Elementary School
    413 Birch Ave
    Moose LakeMN 55767
    (218)485-4834
    4.8 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 325 students                      
  • Moose LakeMoose Lake Secondary
    413 Birch Ave
    Moose LakeMN 55767
    (218)485-4622
    4.8 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 321 students                      
  • 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 | Gr. 9-12 | 6 students                      
  • SawyerMash-ka-wisen High School
    Alternative School
    1150 Misson Rd
    SawyerMN 55780
    (218)384-4225
    Alternative School

    13 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 12 students                      

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