Grand Rapids Early Childhood Center

Grand Rapids Early Childhood Center serves 92 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Grand Rapids Early Childhood Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Grand Rapids Early Childhood Center's student population of 92 students has grown by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students92 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Grand Rapids Early Childhood Center is 0.22, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
3%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
88%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.220.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Rapids Public 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 Grand Rapids Early Childhood Center is Grand Rapids Area Learning Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Murphy Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Rapids Grand Rapids Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 96 students
    0.4 miles
    409 Se 13th St
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218) 999-0247
    0.4 8-12 96
  • Grand Rapids Murphy Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 341 students
    0.7 miles
    822 Ne 5th Ave
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218) 327-5880
    0.7 K-4 341
  • Grand Rapids Southwest Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 360 students
    0.8 miles
    601 Sw 7th St
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218) 327-5890
    0.8 K-4 360
  • Grand Rapids Itaskin Education Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 44 students
    1.1 miles
    1880 River Rd
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218) 322-4129
    1.1 K-12 44
  • Grand Rapids Forest Lake Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 354 students
    1.6 miles
    715 Nw 7th Ave
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218) 327-5870
    1.6 K-4 354

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