Harding Senior High School

  • Harding Senior High School serves 1,983 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Harding Senior High School 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 32%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Harding Senior High School's student population of 1,983 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 110 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,983 students
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Total Classroom Teachers110 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harding Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,784 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harding Senior High School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank
46%
13%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
60%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
55%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Harding Senior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
9%
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Black
23%
10%
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White
7%
68%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harding Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.630.33
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Graduation Rate
80%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harding Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Paul Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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