Aitkin Public School District
For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public elementary school in Aitkin Public School District, serving 624 students. Public elementary school in Aitkin Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the Minnesota public elementary school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 60% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Minnesota.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Minnesota public elementary school average of 35% (majority Black and Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the Minnesota public elementary school average of 15:1.
|School District Name||Aitkin Public School District|
|School District Phone Number||(218) 927-2115|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MN)|
|# of Schools||1 School||1,516 Schools|
|# of Students||624 Students||595,146 Students|
|# of Teachers||40 Teachers||38,522 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||15:1|
Aitkin Public School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 489 school districts in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (MN)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#207 out of 524 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||5 Students||10,374 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||5 Students||41,781 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||7 Students||57,718 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||6 Students||68,447 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||582 Students||383,929 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||468 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||19 Students||32,280 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||14||10,675|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||93||61,576|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||77||63,621|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||88||64,478|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||75||65,799|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||99||67,321|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||97||67,763|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||81||66,635|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||-||54,827|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||-||53,941|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||4,314|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||4,349|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||4,436|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||5,411|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $11,865 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,416. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,077 is less than the state median of $14,606. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (MN)|
|Total Revenue||$14 MM||$8 MM|
|Spending||$17 MM||$8 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$11,865||$14,416|
|Revenue / Student||$14,077||$14,606|
Aitkin Public School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rippleside Elementary School 225 2nd Ave Sw
Aitkin, MN 56431
Grades: PK-6 | 624 students
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