Climax Elementary School

  • Climax Elementary School serves 122 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Climax Elementary School's student population of 122 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students122 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Climax Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Climax Elementary School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#812 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Climax Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Climax Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Climax Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Climax Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 1989-90 school year data.
Hispanic
18%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Climax Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Climax Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
76%
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Climax Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 Climax Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.390.53
This chart display the diversity score of Climax Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Climax 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
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Climax 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 NameCLIMAX-SHELLY PUBLIC SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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