Comfrey Secondary

  • Comfrey Secondary serves 81 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (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 50-59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Comfrey Secondary 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 student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than 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

  • Comfrey Secondary's student population of 81 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students81 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Comfrey Secondary 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 Comfrey Secondary 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#1319 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
91%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.170.54
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Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameComfrey Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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