Cherry Secondary

  • Cherry Secondary serves 215 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cherry Secondary placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Cherry Secondary's student population of 215 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students215 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cherry 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 Cherry Secondary is 0.25, 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#1372 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
86%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
10%
5%
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Diversity Score0.250.54
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Graduation Rate60-79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Louis County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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