Delano Senior High School

  • Delano Senior High School serves 782 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Delano Senior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Delano Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Delano Senior High School's student population of 782 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students782 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Delano Senior High 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 Delano Senior High School is 0.12, 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#423 out of 1793 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
94%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score0.120.54
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Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Delano Senior High 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 NameDelano Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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