Falls Secondary

1515 11th St
International Falls, MN 56649
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Falls Secondary serves 592 students in grades 6-12.
Falls Secondary placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (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 58% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Falls Secondary places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Falls Secondary's student population of 592 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Falls Secondary is ranked within the top 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 Falls Secondary is 0.20, 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
#874 out of 1793 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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American Indian
8%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
89%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.200.54
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameInternational Falls School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Falls Secondary is Littlefork-big Falls Secondary (14.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Falls Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • International Falls Falls Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
    0.2 miles
    1414 15th Ave
    International Falls, MN 56649
    (218) 283-2571
    0.2 PK-5 477
  • Littlefork Littlefork-big Falls Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 189 students
    14.8 miles
    700 Main St
    Littlefork, MN 56653
    (218) 278-6641
    14.8 PK-6 189
  • Littlefork Littlefork-big Falls Secondary Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 7-12 | 150 students
    14.8 miles
    700 Main St
    Littlefork, MN 56653
    (218) 278-6614
    14.8 7-12 150
  • Birchdale Indus Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 62 students
    21.9 miles
    8560 Hwy 11
    Birchdale, MN 56629
    (218) 634-2425
    21.9 PK-6 62
  • Birchdale Indus Secondary Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 52 students
    21.9 miles
    8560 Hwy 11
    Birchdale, MN 56629
    (218) 634-2425
    21.9 7-12 52

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