Handke Center- Ec Special Education

Handke Center- Ec Special Education serves 303 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Handke Center- Ec Special Education's student population of 303 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students303 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Handke Center- Ec Special Education is 0.17, 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 Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Handke Center- Ec Special Education and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Handke Center- Ec Special Education and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Handke Center- Ec Special Education and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Handke Center- Ec Special Education and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
91%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Handke Center- Ec Special Education. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.170.54
This chart display the diversity score of Handke Center- Ec Special Education and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Handke Center- Ec Special Education and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Handke Center- Ec Special Education and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElk River Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Handke Center- Ec Special Education is C.o.m.p.a.s.s. (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fairview Program (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elk River District Shared Time Prog (0.3 miles away)
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