Folwell Elementary School

Folwell Elementary School serves 312 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Folwell Elementary School operates within the Rochester Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 312 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 312 students
Folwell Elementary School Total Students (1994-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Folwell Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2013)
Students by Grade Folwell Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more 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 20:1 14:1
Folwell Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2013)
American Indian
1%
2%
Folwell Elementary School American Indian Students (2007-2012)
Asian
8%
6%
Folwell Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2013)
Hispanic
5%
8%
Folwell Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
5%
10%
Folwell Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
73%
71%
Folwell Elementary School White Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Folwell Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Folwell 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.
0.45 0.31
Folwell Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
15%
32%
Folwell Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
3%
7%
Folwell Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,460 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,190 is less than the state average of $11,416. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,681 is higher than the state average of $11,593. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Rochester Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
2
Number of Students Managed 16,460 508
Rochester Public   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $182 MM $6 MM
Rochester Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $190 MM $6 MM
Rochester Public   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,190 $11,416
Rochester Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,681 $11,593
Rochester 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 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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  • RochesterRochester Math And Science Academy
    Charter School
    415 16th St Sw
    RochesterMN 55902
    (507)252-5995
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 224 students                      
  • RochesterCare & Treatment Hospital/homebound
    Alternative School
    334 16th St Se
    RochesterMN 55904
    (507)328-4310
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-12 | n/a students                      
  • RochesterCare & Treatment Jdc/von Wald
    Alternative School
    334 16th St Se
    RochesterMN 55904
    (507)328-4310
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | Gr. 5-12 | 16 students                      
  • RochesterEarly Childhood Year Round Elementary School
    Special Education School
    615 7th St Sw
    RochesterMN 55902
    (507)328-4526
    Special Education School

    0.7 mi | Gr. PK | n/a students                      
  • Rochester Washington Elementary School
    1200 11th Ave Nw
    RochesterMN 55901
    (507)328-3800
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 348 students                      

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