Laporte Secondary

  • Laporte Secondary serves 119 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 30-39% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Laporte Secondary's student population of 119 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students119 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Laporte Secondary 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 Secondary is 0.40, 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#1666 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
15%
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
3%
11%
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White
76%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.400.54
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Graduation Rate60-79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
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

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