Melrose Secondary

546 5th Ave Ne
Melrose, MN 56352
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Melrose Secondary serves 534 students in grades 9-12.
Melrose Secondary placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Melrose Secondary places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Melrose Secondary's student population of 534 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students534 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Melrose Secondary is ranked within the top 30% 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 Melrose Secondary is 0.35, 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
#380 out of 1793 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
22%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
78%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.350.54
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMelrose Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Melrose Secondary is West Central Area Learning Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Melrose Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Melrose Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Melrose Melrose Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 478 students
    0.0 miles
    566 5th Ave Ne
    Melrose, MN 56352
    (320) 256-5160
    0 PK-5 478
  • Melrose Melrose Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 307 students
    0.0 miles
    546 5th Ave Ne
    Melrose, MN 56352
    (320) 256-5160
    0 6-8 307
  • Melrose Star Program Special Education School
    Grades: PK-1
    0.5 miles
    9 2nd Street Southwest
    Melrose, MN 56352
    (620) 256-7836
    0.5 PK-1 n/a
  • Sauk Centre West Central Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 24 students
    0.5 miles
    9 West 2nd St S
    Sauk Centre, MN 56378
    (320) 256-7836
    0.5 6-12 24
  • Sauk Centre Beacon Program W Central Ed. Dist. Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-10 | 8 students
    7.4 miles
    903 State Rd S
    Sauk Centre, MN 56378
    (320) 352-2284
    7.4 1-10 8

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