Cook County Senior High School

101 W 5th St
Grand Marais, MN 55604
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Cook County Senior High School serves 195 students in grades 9-12.
Cook County Senior High 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 40-49% (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.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower 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

Cook County Senior High School's student population of 195 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students195 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Cook County Senior High 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 Cook County Senior High 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
#1230 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
18%
2%
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Asian
1%
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
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cook County Senior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.440.54
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCook County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cook County Senior High School is Cook County Alternative (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cook County Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Marais Cook County Alternative Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.1 miles
    101 W 5th St
    Grand Marais, MN 55604
    (218) 387-2271
    0.1 9-12 n/a
  • Grand Marais Cook County Middle School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 99 students
    0.1 miles
    101 W 5th St
    Grand Marais, MN 55604
    (218) 387-2271
    0.1 6-8 99
  • Grand Marais Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 221 students
    0.1 miles
    101 W 5th St
    Grand Marais, MN 55604
    (218) 387-2271
    0.1 PK-5 221
  • Grand Marais Grand Marais Community Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12
    0.5 miles
    101 W 5th St
    Grand Marais, MN 55604
    (218) 387-2271
    0.5 6-12 n/a
  • Grand Marais Great Expectations Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 105 students
    0.5 miles
    550 E 5th St
    Grand Marais, MN 55604
    (218) 387-9322
    0.5 K-8 105

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