Kelliher Elementary School

345 4th St Nw
Kelliher, MN 56650
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Kelliher Elementary School serves 169 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Kelliher Elementary 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 50-54% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Kelliher Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Kelliher Elementary School's student population of 169 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students169 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Kelliher Elementary 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 Kelliher Elementary School 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
#1208 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
46%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
n/a
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
53%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.510.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKelliher Public 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 Kelliher Elementary School is Kelliher Secondary (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northome Elementary School (10.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kelliher Kelliher Secondary Math: 30-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 112 students
    0.0 miles
    345 4th St Nw
    Kelliher, MN 56650
    (218) 647-3110
    0 7-12 112
  • Northome Northome Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 102 students
    10.7 miles
    11731 Hwy 1
    Northome, MN 56661
    (218) 897-5275
    10.7 PK-6 102
  • Northome Northome Secondary Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 74 students
    10.7 miles
    11731 Hwy 1
    Northome, MN 56661
    (218) 897-5275
    10.7 7-12 74
  • Blackduck Blackduck Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 348 students
    15.3 miles
    156 1st St Ne
    Blackduck, MN 56630
    (218) 835-5300
    15.3 PK-6 348
  • Blackduck Blackduck Secondary Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 294 students
    15.3 miles
    156 1st St Ne
    Blackduck, MN 56630
    (218) 835-5210
    15.3 7-12 294

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