Indus Secondary

8560 Hwy 11
Birchdale, MN 56629
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Indus Secondary serves 52 students in grades 7-12.
Indus Secondary 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Indus Secondary's student population of 52 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students52 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Indus Secondary 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 Indus Secondary is 0.29, 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
#1667 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:116:1
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American Indian
4%
2%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
8%
11%
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White
84%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.290.54
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Koochiching 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 Indus Secondary is Falls Secondary (21.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Indus Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birchdale Indus Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 62 students
    0.0 miles
    8560 Hwy 11
    Birchdale, MN 56629
    (218) 634-2425
    0 PK-6 62
  • International Falls Falls Secondary Math: 52% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 592 students
    21.9 miles
    1515 11th St
    International Falls, MN 56649
    (218) 283-2571
    21.9 6-12 592
  • International Falls Falls Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
    22.0 miles
    1414 15th Ave
    International Falls, MN 56649
    (218) 283-2571
    22 PK-5 477
  • Littlefork Littlefork-big Falls Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 189 students
    22.5 miles
    700 Main St
    Littlefork, MN 56653
    (218) 278-6641
    22.5 PK-6 189
  • Littlefork Littlefork-big Falls Secondary Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 7-12 | 150 students
    22.5 miles
    700 Main St
    Littlefork, MN 56653
    (218) 278-6614
    22.5 7-12 150

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