High School For Recording Arts

  • High School For Recording Arts serves 324 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

High School For Recording Arts places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • High School For Recording Arts's student population of 324 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students324 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • High School For Recording Arts is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of High School For Recording Arts is 0.51, 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)
Overall Testing Rank#1791 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:116:1
American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
9%
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Black
68%
11%
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White
5%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
15%
5%
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Diversity Score0.510.54
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Graduation Rate25-29%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHigh School For Recording Arts School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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