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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.
The top ranked public elementary school in Aitkin Public School District is Rippleside Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
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.

Overview

School District NameAitkin Public School District
School District Phone Number(218) 927-2115
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MN)
# of Schools1 School1,516 Schools
# of Students624 Students595,146 Students
# of Teachers40 Teachers38,522 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

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 DataThis School DistrictState Average (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#207 out of 524 school districts
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Aitkin Public   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
60%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Aitkin Public   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Aitkin Public   School District and public school graduation rate of MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.130.56
# of American Indian Students5 Students10,374 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
2%
# of Asian Students5 Students41,781 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# of Hispanic Students7 Students57,718 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
10%
# of Black Students6 Students68,447 Students
% Black Students
1%
11%
# of White Students582 Students383,929 Students
% White Students
93%
65%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a468 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students19 Students32,280 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1410,675
# of Students in Kindergarten:9361,576
# of Students in 1st Grade:7763,621
# of Students in 2nd Grade:8864,478
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7565,799
# of Students in 4th Grade:9967,321
# of Students in 5th Grade:9767,763
# of Students in 6th Grade:8166,635
# 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 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MN)
Total Revenue$14 MM$8 MM
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Spending$17 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Aitkin Public   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,865$14,416
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Aitkin Public   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,077$14,606
This chart display average spending per public school student in Aitkin Public   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Aitkin Public School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rippleside Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    225 2nd Ave Sw
    Aitkin, MN 56431
    (218) 927-4838

    Grades: PK-6 | 624 students
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