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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 2 public schools in Morris Area School District, serving 1,026 students.
  • Public school in Morris Area School District have an average math proficiency score of 71% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 60% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota.
  • The top ranked public schools in Morris Area School District are Morris Area Elementary School and Morris Area Secondary. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Minnesota public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameMorris Area School District
School District Websitehttp://www.morris.k12.mn.us/
School District Phone Number(320)589-4840
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MN)
# of Schools2 Schools2,560 Schools
# of Students1,026 Students885,743 Students
# of Teachers71 Teachers55,871 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1

District Comparison

  • Morris Area School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 520 school districts in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Morris Area   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
60%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Morris Area   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Morris Area   School District and public school graduation rate of MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.310.54
# of American Indian Students13 Students15,036 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
2%
# of Asian Students11 Students60,101 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# of Hispanic Students114 Students82,282 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
9%
# of Black Students9 Students97,668 Students
% Black Students
1%
11%
# of White Students845 Students588,218 Students
% White Students
83%
66%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a697 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students34 Students41,741 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1122,692
# of Students in Kindergarten:7864,201
# of Students in 1st Grade:6763,591
# of Students in 2nd Grade:8164,458
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7965,783
# of Students in 4th Grade:7567,295
# of Students in 5th Grade:8467,750
# of Students in 6th Grade:7566,619
# of Students in 7th Grade:8966,206
# of Students in 8th Grade:9466,474
# of Students in 9th Grade:6867,065
# of Students in 10th Grade:7066,025
# of Students in 11th Grade:8266,707
# of Students in 12th Grade:7370,877
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,602 is higher than the state average of $11,468. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,909 is higher than the state average of $11,559. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MN)
Total Revenue$14 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of Morris Area   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$12 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Morris Area   School District and average spending for each school distric in MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,602$11,468
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Morris Area   School District and average revenue per public school student in MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,909$11,559
This chart display average spending per public school student in Morris Area   School District and average spending per public school student in MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Morris Area School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Morris Area Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 20%
    151 S Columbia Ave
    Morris, MN 56267
    (320)589-1250

    Grades: PK-6 | 550 students
  • Morris Area Secondary Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    201 S Columbia Ave
    Morris, MN 56267
    (320)589-4400

    Grades: 7-12 | 476 students
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