King Elementary School

  • King Elementary School serves 506 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • King Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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

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School Overview

  • King Elementary School's student population of 506 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students506 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of King Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • King Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 King Elementary School is 0.60, which is more 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#719 out of 1793 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of King Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
American Indian
34%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in King Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
White
53%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in King Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in King Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.600.54
This chart display the diversity score of King Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in King Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in King Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeer River Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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