Dawson-Boyd Public School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 567 students in Dawson-Boyd Public School District. Dawson-Boyd Public School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
Public schools in Dawson-Boyd Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 60% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Minnesota.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
|School District Name||Dawson-Boyd Public School District|
|School District Website||http://www.dawsonboydschools.org|
|School District Phone Number||(320) 769-2955|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MN)|
|# of Schools||2 Schools||2,561 Schools|
|# of Students||567 Students||885,890 Students|
|# of Teachers||42 Teachers||55,879 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||16:1|
Dawson-Boyd Public School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 520 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 90% has increased from 80% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (MN)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#159 out of 524 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||5 Students||15,036 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||11 Students||60,101 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||44 Students||82,282 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||4 Students||97,668 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||488 Students||588,218 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||1 Student||697 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||14 Students||41,741 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||11||22,692|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||33||64,220|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||46||63,621|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||45||64,478|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||42||65,799|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||42||67,321|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||46||67,763|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||42||66,635|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||41||66,215|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||39||66,466|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||51||67,066|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||50||66,026|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||36||66,707|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||43||70,881|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $12,991 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 $13,245 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||$7 MM||$8 MM|
|Spending||$8 MM||$8 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$12,991||$14,416|
|Revenue / Student||$13,245||$14,606|
Dawson-Boyd Public School District Public Schools (2021)
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