Ely Public School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools in Ely Public School District, serving 600 students. Ely Public School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
Public schools in Ely Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (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 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Minnesota public school average of 16:1.
|School District Name||Ely Public School District|
|School District Website||http://www.ely.k12.mn.us/|
|School District Phone Number||(218) 365-6166|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MN)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||2,561 Schools|
|# of Students||600 Students||885,892 Students|
|# of Teachers||38 Teachers||55,880 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||16:1|
Ely 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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (MN)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#172 out of 524 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||8 Students||15,036 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||3 Students||60,101 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||10 Students||82,282 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||5 Students||97,668 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||539 Students||588,218 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||697 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||35 Students||41,741 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||8||22,692|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||47||64,220|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||60||63,621|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||41||64,478|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||50||65,799|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||42||67,321|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||51||67,763|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||42||66,635|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||52||66,215|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||41||66,474|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||35||67,065|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||50||66,025|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||36||66,707|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||45||70,877|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $14,545 is higher 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 $13,132 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||$9 MM||$8 MM|
|Spending||$8 MM||$8 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$14,545||$14,416|
|Revenue / Student||$13,132||$14,606|
Ely Public School District Public Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Memorial Middle School 600 E Harvey St
Ely, MN 55731
Grades: 6-8 | 135 students
- Washington Elementary School 600 E Harvey St
Ely, MN 55731
Grades: PK-5 | 299 students
- Memorial High School 600 E Harvey St
Ely, MN 55731
Grades: 9-12 | 166 students
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