Deer River Schools Sped

313 Main Ave E
Deer River, MN 56636
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 6 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Deer River Schools Sped ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%).
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 37% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 6 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : <50% (Top 1% in MN)
  • : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Deer River Schools Sped ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Deer River Schools Sped's student population of 6 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
6 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Deer River Schools Sped is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
(18-19)
<50%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Deer River Schools Sped and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
<50%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Deer River Schools Sped and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
14:1
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American Indian
50%
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Deer River Schools Sped and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Black
n/a
12%
White
33%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Deer River Schools Sped and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
17%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
0.62
This chart display the diversity score of Deer River Schools Sped and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 56% MN state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 59% MN state average).
How many students attend Deer River Schools Sped?
6 students attend Deer River Schools Sped.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Deer River Schools Sped students are American Indian, 33% of students are White, and 17% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Deer River Schools Sped?
Deer River Schools Sped has a student ration of 6:1, which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 14:1.
What grades does Deer River Schools Sped offer ?
Deer River Schools Sped offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Deer River Schools Sped part of?
Deer River Schools Sped is part of Deer River Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 6 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : <50% (Top 1%)
  • : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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