Laporte Elementary School

315 Main St W
Laporte, MN 56461
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Laporte Elementary School serves 208 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Laporte Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 55-59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Laporte Elementary School's student population of 208 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students208 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Laporte Elementary School 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 Laporte Elementary School is 0.30, 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
#1202 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
9%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
83%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.300.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaporte Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Laporte Elementary School is Laporte Secondary (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walker-hackensack-akeley Alc (11.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Laporte Laporte Secondary Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 119 students
    0.0 miles
    315 Main St W
    Laporte, MN 56461
    (218) 224-2288
    0 7-12 119
  • Detroit Lakes Walker-hackensack-akeley Alc Alternative School
    Grades: 6-9
    11.4 miles
    301 4th St
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 844-5687
    11.4 6-9 n/a
  • Walker W. H. A . Alternative Program Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 10 students
    11.5 miles
    301 4th St
    Walker, MN 56484
    (218) 547-5322
    11.5 8-12 10
  • Walker W.h.a. Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 435 students
    11.5 miles
    301 4th St
    Walker, MN 56484
    (218) 547-4261
    11.5 PK-6 435
  • Walker Walker-hackensack-akeley Secondary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 359 students
    11.5 miles
    301 4th St
    Walker, MN 56484
    (218) 547-5322
    11.5 7-12 359

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