Climax Elementary School

111 E Broadway
Climax, MN 56523
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Climax Elementary School serves 117 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Climax Elementary School 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Climax Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Climax Elementary School's student population of 117 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students117 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Climax Elementary School 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 Climax Elementary School is 0.38, 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
#1343 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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American Indian
3%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
17%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
77%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.380.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClimax-Shelly 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 Climax Elementary School is Climax Secondary (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Valley Elementary School (12.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Climax Climax Secondary Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 109 students
    0.0 miles
    111 E Broadway
    Climax, MN 56523
    (218) 857-2395
    0 7-12 109
  • Buxton Central Valley Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 125 students
    12.0 miles
    1556 Hwy 81 Ne
    Buxton, ND 58218
    (701) 847-2220
    12 PK-6 125
  • Buxton Central Valley High School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 7-12 | 87 students
    12.0 miles
    1556 Hwy 81 Ne
    Buxton, ND 58218
    (701) 847-2220
    12 7-12 87
  • Fisher Fisher Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 146 students
    13.1 miles
    313 Park Ave
    Fisher, MN 56723
    (218) 891-4105
    13.1 PK-6 146
  • Fisher Fisher Secondary Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 126 students
    13.1 miles
    313 Park Ave
    Fisher, MN 56723
    (218) 891-4105
    13.1 7-12 126

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