La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy

  • La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy serves 45 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 32%.
  • La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy operates within the La Crescent Montessori & Stem School District.

Top Placements

La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy's student population of 45 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students45 students
La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy Total Students (2000-2016)
Gender %La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy Total Teachers (2000-2016)
Students by GradeLa Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 1784 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
60%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
60%
Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2016)
Asian
2%
7%
La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy Asian Students (2006-2016)
Hispanic
n/a
9%
La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy Black Students (2000-2012)
Black
9%
10%
La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy Black Students (2000-2016)
White
89%
68%
La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy White Students (2000-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsLa Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.200.33
La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy Diversity Score (2002-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
31%
La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of La Crescent Montessori & Stem Academy is La Crescent Montessori & Stem School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 511 school districts in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • La Crescent Montessori & Stem School District's student population of 65 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $6,259 in this district is less than the state average of $11,015. The district revenue/student has declined by 36% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $6,611 is less than the state average of $11,205. The district spending/student has declined by 28% over four school years.
    School District NameLa Crescent Montessori & Stem School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    2
    2
    Number of Students Managed65531
    La Crescent Montessori & Stem School District Students Managed (2000-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
    60%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
    60%
    District Total Revenue$338,000$6 MM
    District Spending$357,000$6 MM
    District Revenue / Student$6,259$11,015
    District Spending / Student$6,611$11,205
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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