North Branch Public Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,539 students in North Branch Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Minnesota.
Public Schools in North Branch Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 59% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in North Branch Public Schools School District are Sunrise River Elementary School, North Branch Middle School and North Branch Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. North Branch Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 36% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

North Branch Public Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Minnesota for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
North Branch Public Schools School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MN)
# Schools
7 Schools
2,543 Schools
# Students
2,539 Students
872,537 Students
# Teachers
136 Teachers
53,325 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

North Branch Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 90% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MN)
Overall District Rank
#266 out of 522 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of North Branch Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Branch Public Schools  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)
55%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Branch Public Schools  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
90%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of North Branch Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of MN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.25
0.57
# American Indian Students
15 Students
15,531 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
2%
# Asian Students
93 Students
61,042 Students
% Asian Students
4%
7%
# Hispanic Students
118 Students
88,231 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
10%
# Black Students
27 Students
101,652 Students
% Black Students
1%
12%
# White Students
2,196 Students
555,347 Students
% White Students
86%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
825 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
90 Students
49,909 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
26
21,237
# Students in K Grade:
153
59,523
# Students in 1st Grade:
162
62,717
# Students in 2nd Grade:
168
62,188
# Students in 3rd Grade:
165
62,526
# Students in 4th Grade:
177
62,480
# Students in 5th Grade:
185
63,780
# Students in 6th Grade:
180
65,062
# Students in 7th Grade:
209
67,397
# Students in 8th Grade:
200
68,056
# Students in 9th Grade:
233
68,477
# Students in 10th Grade:
194
67,954
# Students in 11th Grade:
240
68,020
# Students in 12th Grade:
247
73,120
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,043 is higher than the state median of $14,481. The school district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $21,468 is higher than the state median of $14,746. The school district spending/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MN)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$41 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of North Branch Public Schools  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)
$55 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of North Branch Public Schools  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
$16,043
$14,481
This chart display average revenue per public school student in North Branch Public Schools  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
$21,468
$14,746
This chart display average spending per public school student in North Branch Public Schools  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 North Branch Public Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sunrise River Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
37775 Grand Ave
North Branch, MN 55056
(651) 674-1100
Grades: 1-5
| 730 students
Rank: #22.
North Branch Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
38431 Lincoln Tr
North Branch, MN 55056
(651) 674-1300
Grades: 6-8
| 452 students
Rank: #33.
North Branch Senior High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
38175 Grand Ave
North Branch, MN 55056
(651) 674-1500
Grades: 9-12
| 671 students
Rank: n/an/a
38423 Lincoln Trail
North Branch, MN 55056
(651) 674-1050
Grades: K-12
| 498 students
Rank: n/an/a
38705 Grand Avenue
North Branch, MN 55056
(651) 674-1000
Grades: K
| 132 students
Rank: n/an/a
North Branch Early Childhood
Special Education School
38705 Grand Ave
North Branch, MN 55056
(651) 674-1013
Grades: PK
| 26 students
Rank: n/an/a
North Branch Lab School Alc
Alternative School
38423 Lincoln Trail
North Branch, MN 55056
(651) 674-1050
Grades: 7-12
| 30 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • North Branch Public Schools School District
  • 38705 GRAND AVE, NORTH BRANCH, MN, 55056-0370
  • (651) 674-1000
  • northbranch.k12.mn.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,539 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 50% in MN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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