LESTER PRAIRIE PUBLIC DIST. School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by LESTER PRAIRIE PUBLIC DIST. School District serving 429 students in Lester Prairie, Minnesota.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Minnesota state average of 33%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

LESTER PRAIRIE PUBLIC DIST. School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Lester Prairie Lester Prairie Elementary School
    131 Hickory St N
    Lester Prairie, MN 55354
    (320)395-3011

    Grades: PK-6 | 235 students
  • Lester Prairie Lester Prairie Secondary
    131 Hickory St N
    Lester Prairie, MN 55354
    (320)395-2521

    Grades: 7-12 | 194 students

Overview

School District NameLESTER PRAIRIE PUBLIC DIST. School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students429 students
# of Teachers31 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students227 students
% Male Students
53%
# of Female Students202 students
% Female Students
47%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.32
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students74 students
% Hispanic Students
17%
# of Black Studentsn/a
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students345 students
% White Students
80%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students10 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2
# of Students in Kindergarten:39
# of Students in 1st Grade:24
# of Students in 2nd Grade:29
# of Students in 3rd Grade:34
# of Students in 4th Grade:31
# of Students in 5th Grade:47
# of Students in 6th Grade:29
# of Students in 7th Grade:30
# of Students in 8th Grade:43
# of Students in 9th Grade:32
# of Students in 10th Grade:27
# of Students in 11th Grade:33
# of Students in 12th Grade:29
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • LESTER PRAIRIE PUBLIC DIST. School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 511 school districts in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of LESTER PRAIRIE PUBLIC DIST. 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)
55%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of LESTER PRAIRIE PUBLIC DIST. 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≥90%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of LESTER PRAIRIE PUBLIC DIST. School District and public school graduation rate of MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,390 in this school district is less 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 $10,005 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$4 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of LESTER PRAIRIE PUBLIC DIST. School District and average revenue for each school distric in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$4 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of LESTER PRAIRIE PUBLIC DIST. School District and average spending for each school distric in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,390$11,402
This chart display average revenue per public school student in LESTER PRAIRIE PUBLIC DIST. School District and average revenue per public school student in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,005$11,598
This chart display average spending per public school student in LESTER PRAIRIE PUBLIC DIST. School District and average spending per public school student in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
LESTER PRAIRIE PUBLIC DIST. School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.32, which is lower than the Minnesota average of 0.34. The most diverse school in the district is Lester Prairie Secondary. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Minnesota or national school diversity statistics.