315 Main St W
Laporte, MN 56461
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Laporte Secondary serves 89 students in grades 9-12.
Laporte Secondary placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 37% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 89 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in MN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

School Overview

Laporte Secondary's student population of 89 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 45% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
89 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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School Rankings

Laporte Secondary is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Laporte Secondary is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1590 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
14%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
1%
10%
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Black
2%
12%
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White
82%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.31
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 56% MN state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 59% MN state average).

What is the graduation rate of Laporte Secondary?

The graduation rate of Laporte Secondary is 80%, which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 84%.

How many students attend Laporte Secondary?

89 students attend Laporte Secondary.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

82% of Laporte Secondary students are White, 14% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Laporte Secondary?

Laporte Secondary has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 14:1.

What grades does Laporte Secondary offer ?

Laporte Secondary offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 89 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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