Grand Rapids Public School District

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Overview

School District NameGrand Rapids Public School District
School District Websitehttp://www.isd318.org
School District Phone Number(218)327-5704
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MN)
# of Schools13 Schools2,851 Schools
# of Students4,135 Students883,833 Students
# of Teachers235 Teachers55,752 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1

District Comparison

  • Grand Rapids Public School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 518 school districts in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 75% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grand Rapids 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grand Rapids 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Grand Rapids Public   School District and public school graduation rate of MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.270.53
# of American Indian Students151 Students15,636 Students
% American Indian Students
4%
2%
# of Asian Students17 Students58,812 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
7%
# of Hispanic Students70 Students79,735 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
9%
# of Black Students31 Students95,796 Students
% Black Students
1%
11%
# of White Students3,528 Students594,530 Students
% White Students
85%
67%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students614 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students334 Students38,710 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:11919,092
# of Students in Kindergarten:27464,297
# of Students in 1st Grade:26664,470
# of Students in 2nd Grade:30165,881
# of Students in 3rd Grade:29167,561
# of Students in 4th Grade:32567,705
# of Students in 5th Grade:28366,560
# of Students in 6th Grade:31965,793
# of Students in 7th Grade:35966,779
# of Students in 8th Grade:30865,620
# of Students in 9th Grade:28865,891
# of Students in 10th Grade:31767,112
# of Students in 11th Grade:32066,078
# of Students in 12th Grade:36570,994
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,482 is higher than the state average of $11,402. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,848 is less than the state average of $11,598. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MN)
Total Revenue$46 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of Grand Rapids Public   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$43 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Grand Rapids Public   School District and average spending for each school distric in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,482$11,402
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Grand Rapids Public   School District and average revenue per public school student in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,848$11,598
This chart display average spending per public school student in Grand Rapids Public   School District and average spending per public school student in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Grand Rapids Public School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | MN School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Bigfork Bigfork Elementary School Math: 55-59% / Reading: 55-59% | Top 50%
    100 Huskie Blvd
    Bigfork, MN 56628
    (218)743-3444

    Grades: PK-6 | 175 students
  • Bigfork Bigfork Secondary Math: 25-29% / Reading: 55-59% | Bottom 50%
    100 Huskie Blvd
    Bigfork, MN 56628
    (218)743-3444

    Grades: 7-12 | 117 students
  • Cohasset Cohasset Elementary School Math: 55-59% / Reading: 45-49% | Bottom 50%
    450 Columbus Ave
    Cohasset, MN 55721
    (218)327-5860

    Grades: K-4 | 241 students
  • Grand Rapids Forest Lake Elementary School Math: 55-59% / Reading: 55-59% | Top 50%
    715 Nw 7th Ave
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218)327-5870

    Grades: K-4 | 366 students
  • Grand Rapids Grand Rapids Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% / Reading: <50% | Bottom 50%
    409 Se 13th St
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218)999-0247

    Grades: 8-12 | 87 students
  • Grand Rapids Grand Rapids Early Childhood Center Special Education School
    1217 Se 2nd Ave
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218)327-5772

    Grades: PK | 89 students
  • Grand Rapids Grand Rapids Senior High School Math: 46% / Reading: 72% | Top 50%
    800 Conifer Dr Nw
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218)327-5760

    Grades: 9-12 | 1093 students
  • Grand Rapids Itaskin Education Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% / Reading: ≤20% | Bottom 50%
    1880 River Rd
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218)322-4129

    Grades: K-12 | 58 students
  • Grand Rapids Middle Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: 20-24% / Reading: 30-34% | Bottom 50%
    1000 Ne 8th Ave
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218)327-5800

    Grades: 5-8 | 150 students
  • Grand Rapids Murphy Elementary School Math: 70-74% / Reading: 65-69% | Top 20%
    822 Ne 5th Ave
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218)327-5880

    Grades: K-4 | 360 students
  • Grand Rapids Northland Educational Center Alternative School
    510 Se 13th St
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218)327-5705

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Grand Rapids Robert J. Elkington Middle School Math: 62% / Reading: 70% | Top 30%
    1000 Ne 8th Ave
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218)327-5800

    Grades: 5-8 | 1017 students
  • Grand Rapids Southwest Elementary School Math: 65-69% / Reading: 55-59% | Top 50%
    601 Sw 7th St
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    (218)327-5890

    Grades: K-4 | 382 students
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