Focus Beyond Elementary School serves 258 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 65%) for the 2009-10 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 258 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

School Overview

Focus Beyond Elementary School's student population of 258 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
258 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Focus Beyond Elementary School is 0.76, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
<50%
65%
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
29%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
10%
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Black
32%
12%
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White
21%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.76
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Graduation Rate
(15-16)
<50%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the graduation rate of Focus Beyond Elementary School?

The graduation rate of Focus Beyond Elementary School is 50%, which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 82%.

How many students attend Focus Beyond Elementary School?

258 students attend Focus Beyond Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

32% of Focus Beyond Elementary School students are Black, 29% of students are Asian, 21% of students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Focus Beyond Elementary School?

Focus Beyond Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Minnesota state average of 14:1.

What grades does Focus Beyond Elementary School offer ?

Focus Beyond Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 258 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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