Chisholm Elementary School

  • Chisholm Elementary School serves 179 students in grades 4-6.
  • 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 65-69% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Chisholm Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 11% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Chisholm Elementary School's student population of 179 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students179 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chisholm Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Chisholm Elementary School is 0.21, 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#658 out of 1793 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
3%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
89%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chisholm Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.210.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chisholm Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChisholm Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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