Central Elementary School

  • Central Elementary School serves 477 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

School Overview

  • Central Elementary School's student population of 477 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#592 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
11%
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White
85%
67%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.270.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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