61085 State Hwy 23
Finlayson, MN 55735
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
East Central Senior Secondary serves 312 students in grades 7-12.
East Central Senior 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

East Central Senior Secondary's student population of 312 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

East Central Senior Secondary is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of East Central Senior Secondary is 0.26, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1286 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
6%
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
3%
11%
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White
86%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
84%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 312 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30% in MN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.26 (Btm 50%)

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