Kato Public Charter School

  • Kato Public Charter School serves 71 students in grades 6-12.
  • 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 20-29% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kato Public Charter 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Kato Public Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Kato Public Charter School's student population of 71 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students71 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kato Public Charter School 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 Kato Public Charter School is 0.32, 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#1657 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)20-29%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
8%
11%
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White
82%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score0.320.54
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Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKato Public Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Kato Public Charter School is Prairie Care Mankato (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mankato Prairie Care Mankato Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 10 students
    0.2 miles
    201 N Broad St
    Mankato, MN 56001
    (507) 387-1818
    0.2 6-12 10
  • Mankato Phoenix Recovery Programs Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 12 students
    0.3 miles
    220 E. Main Street Ste 105
    Mankato, MN 56001
    (507) 386-0668
    0.3 9-12 12
  • Mankato Futures Program Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 22 students
    0.5 miles
    50 Navaho Ave
    Mankato, MN 56001
    (507) 387-1455
    0.5 K-12 22
  • Mankato Franklin Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 442 students
    0.7 miles
    1000 N Broad St
    Mankato, MN 56001
    (507) 345-4287
    0.7 K-5 442
  • Mankato Washington Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 435 students
    0.7 miles
    1100 Anderson Dr
    Mankato, MN 56001
    (507) 345-3059
    0.7 K-5 435

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