1166 University Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55104
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
High School For Recording Arts serves 323 students in grades 9-12.
High School For Recording Arts 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 36% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

High School For Recording Arts's student population of 323 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
323 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

High School For Recording Arts is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of High School For Recording Arts is 0.56, which is less 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
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State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1748 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
10%
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Black
63%
11%
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White
6%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
17%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
30-34%
84%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 323 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 30-34% (Btm 50% in MN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56

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