Bertha Secondary

310 Central Ave S
Bertha, MN 56437
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Bertha Secondary serves 213 students in grades 7-12.
Bertha Secondary placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Bertha Secondary's student population of 213 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 45% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students213 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Bertha Secondary is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bertha Secondary is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#898 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
94%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.120.54
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBertha-Hewitt Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Bertha Secondary is Verndale Secondary (9.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bertha Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bertha Bertha Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 265 students
    0.0 miles
    310 Central Ave S
    Bertha, MN 56437
    (218) 924-2500
    0 PK-6 265
  • Verndale Verndale Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 299 students
    9.3 miles
    411 Sw Brown St
    Verndale, MN 56481
    (218) 445-5184
    9.3 PK-6 299
  • Verndale Verndale Secondary Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 252 students
    9.3 miles
    411 Sw Brown St
    Verndale, MN 56481
    (218) 445-5184
    9.3 7-12 252
  • Wadena Early Childhood Special Education Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 65 students
    12.4 miles
    910 Ash Ave Ne
    Wadena, MN 56482
    (218) 631-3505
    12.4 PK 65
  • Wadena Wadena-deer Creek Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 429 students
    12.8 miles
    215 Colfax Ave Sw
    Wadena, MN 56482
    (218) 632-2400
    12.8 PK-4 429

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