Le Center Pre K-8

150 W Tyrone St
Le Center, MN 56057
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Le Center Pre K-8 serves 475 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Le Center Pre K-8 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 44% (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 46% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Le Center Pre K-8's student population of 475 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students475 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Le Center Pre K-8
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Rankings

Le Center Pre K-8 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 Le Center Pre K-8 is 0.53, 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
#1330 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
36%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
59%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.530.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTri-City United 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 Le Center Pre K-8 is Cleveland Secondary (6.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cleveland Elementary School (6.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cleveland Cleveland Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 255 students
    6.8 miles
    400 6th St
    Cleveland, MN 56017
    (507) 931-5953
    6.8 PK-6 255
  • Cleveland Cleveland Secondary Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 259 students
    6.8 miles
    400 6th St
    Cleveland, MN 56017
    (507) 931-5953
    6.8 7-12 259
  • Montgomery Tri-city United High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 555 students
    8.2 miles
    700 4th St Nw
    Montgomery, MN 56069
    (507) 364-8111
    8.2 9-12 555
  • Montgomery Montgomery Pre K-8 Math: 51% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 675 students
    8.3 miles
    101 2nd St Ne
    Montgomery, MN 56069
    (507) 364-8119
    8.3 PK-8 675
  • Le Sueur Le Sueur-henderson High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 304 students
    9.5 miles
    901 E Ferry St
    Le Sueur, MN 56058
    (507) 665-5800
    9.5 9-12 304

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