Maple River School District

101 6TH AVE NE
MAPLETON , MN 56065 - 0515
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Grades: PK - 12

Top Rankings

Maple River School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Minnesota for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 850 students in Maple River School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota.
Public Schools in Maple River School District have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 59% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Maple River School District are Maple River West Elementary School, Maple River East Elementary School and Maple River Secondary. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Maple River School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 36% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MN)
# Schools
3 Schools
2,543 Schools
# Students
850 Students
872,537 Students
# Teachers
56 Teachers
53,325 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Maple River School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 515 school districts in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MN)
Overall District Rank
#53 out of 522 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Maple River   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Maple River   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maple River   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Maple River   School District and public school graduation rate of MN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.17
0.57
# American Indian Students
1 Student
15,531 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# Asian Students
2 Students
61,042 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
7%
# Hispanic Students
37 Students
88,231 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
10%
# Black Students
2 Students
101,652 Students
% Black Students
n/a
12%
# White Students
775 Students
555,347 Students
% White Students
91%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
825 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
32 Students
49,909 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
11
21,237
# Students in K Grade:
60
59,523
# Students in 1st Grade:
58
62,717
# Students in 2nd Grade:
66
62,188
# Students in 3rd Grade:
65
62,526
# Students in 4th Grade:
57
62,480
# Students in 5th Grade:
71
63,780
# Students in 6th Grade:
67
65,062
# Students in 7th Grade:
69
67,397
# Students in 8th Grade:
62
68,056
# Students in 9th Grade:
67
68,477
# Students in 10th Grade:
68
67,954
# Students in 11th Grade:
61
68,020
# Students in 12th Grade:
68
73,120
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,415 is higher than the state median of $14,481. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,659 is less than the state median of $14,746. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MN)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$13 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Maple River   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$13 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Maple River   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,415
$14,481
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Maple River   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,659
$14,746
This chart display average spending per public school student in Maple River   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Maple River School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Maple River West Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
311 Willard St
Good Thunder, MN 56037
(507) 278-3039
Grades: PK-5
| 158 students
Rank: #22.
Maple River East Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
126 Higbie Ave Se
Minnesota Lake, MN 56068
(507) 462-3348
Grades: PK-5
| 159 students
Rank: #33.
Maple River Secondary
Math: 56% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
101 6th Ave Ne
Mapleton, MN 56065
(507) 524-3930
Grades: 5-12
| 533 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 3
  • Enrollment: 850 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in MN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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