Kerkhoven Secondary

  • Kerkhoven Secondary serves 266 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

School Overview

  • Kerkhoven Secondary's student population of 266 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students266 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kerkhoven Secondary's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kerkhoven Secondary is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#945 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Hispanic
8%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
92%
67%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kerkhoven Secondary.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.150.53
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Graduation Rate≥90%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKERKHOVEN-MURDOCK-SUNBURG School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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