Cokato Elementary School

  • Cokato Elementary School serves 500 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher 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.
  • Cokato Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Cokato Elementary School's student population of 500 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students500 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cokato Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Cokato Elementary School is 0.17, 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#388 out of 1793 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
91%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.170.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cokato 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 NameDassel-Cokato Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Cokato Elementary School is Cornerstones Program (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Howard Lake Cornerstones Program Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12 | 28 students
    0.2 miles
    720 9th Ave
    Howard Lake, MN 55349
    (320) 543-1122
    0.2 6-12 28
  • Howard Lake Eastern Wright Program Special Education School
    Grades: K-7 | 5 students
    0.2 miles
    720 9th Ave
    Howard Lake, MN 55349
    (320) 543-1122
    0.2 K-7 5
  • Howard Lake Journeys Alternative Program Special Education School
    Grades: K-8 | 8 students
    0.2 miles
    720 9th Ave
    Howard Lake, MN 55349
    (320) 543-1122
    0.2 K-8 8
  • Howard Lake Meeker-wright Early Childhood Sp Ed Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 62 students
    0.2 miles
    720 9th Ave
    Howard Lake, MN 55349
    (320) 543-1122
    0.2 PK 62
  • Howard Lake Step Td Program Special Education School
    Grades: 11-12 | 21 students
    0.2 miles
    720 9th Ave
    Howard Lake, MN 55349
    (320) 543-1122
    0.2 11-12 21

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