Kelliher Secondary

  • Kelliher Secondary serves 112 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kelliher 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 student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Kelliher Secondary's student population of 112 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students112 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kelliher 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 Kelliher Secondary is 0.53, 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#1393 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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American Indian
50%
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Kelliher Secondary and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kelliher Secondary and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kelliher Secondary and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
2%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kelliher Secondary and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
47%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score0.530.54
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Graduation Rate≥80%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
24%
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

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