Cloquet Middle School

2001 Washington Avenue
Cloquet, MN 55720
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Cloquet Middle School serves 824 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 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 68% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Cloquet Middle 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 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Cloquet Middle School's student population of 824 students has grown by 46% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 39% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students824 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Cloquet Middle 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 Cloquet Middle School is 0.44, 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
#625 out of 1793 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
11%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
73%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.440.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCloquet Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cloquet Middle School is Caaep Extended Day Program (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cloquet Area Alt. Ed. Programs (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shared Time (0.0 miles away)
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