La Crescent Senior High School

Tel: (507)895-4484
  • La Crescent Senior High School serves 398 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • La Crescent Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 32%.
  • La Crescent Senior High School operates within the La Crescent-hokah School District.
  • La Crescent-hokah School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the Minnesota state average of 82%.

Top Placements (Minnesota)

La Crescent Senior High School is Listed among the top public schools in Minnesota for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)

School Overview

  • La Crescent Senior High School's student population of 398 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students398 students
La Crescent Senior High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %La Crescent Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
La Crescent Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeLa Crescent Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • La Crescent Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of La Crescent Senior High School is 0.14, 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)45-49%
60%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
60%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
La Crescent Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
2%
7%
La Crescent Senior High School Asian Students (1990-2016)
Hispanic
2%
9%
La Crescent Senior High School Black Students (2006-2016)
Black
2%
10%
La Crescent Senior High School Black Students (1995-2016)
White
93%
68%
La Crescent Senior High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
1%
4%
La Crescent Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsLa Crescent Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.140.33
La Crescent Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
La Crescent Senior High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
31%
La Crescent Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
La Crescent Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of La Crescent Senior High School is La Crescent-hokah 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-hokah School District's student population of 1,145 students has decreased by 9% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $11,537 is higher than the state average of $11,015. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $11,831 is higher than the state average of $11,205. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    School District NameLa Crescent-hokah School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    3
    2
    Number of Students Managed1,145531
    La Crescent-hokah School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    60%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    62%
    60%
    District Graduation Rate≥95%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$15 MM$6 MM
    District Spending$15 MM$6 MM
    District Revenue / Student$11,537$11,015
    District Spending / Student$11,831$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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