Rushford-Peterson Public Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 655 students in Rushford-Peterson Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Minnesota.
Public Schools in Rushford-Peterson Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 59% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Rushford-Peterson Public Schools School District are Rushford-peterson Elementary School, Rushford-peterson Middle School and Rushford-peterson Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Rushford-Peterson Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 36% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Rushford-Peterson 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
3 Schools
2,543 Schools
# Students
655 Students
872,537 Students
# Teachers
49 Teachers
53,325 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Rushford-Peterson Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MN)
Overall District Rank
#177 out of 522 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Rushford-Peterson Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rushford-Peterson 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)
63%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rushford-Peterson 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 Rushford-Peterson 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
0.09
0.57
# American Indian Students
n/a
15,531 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# Asian Students
3 Students
61,042 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# Hispanic Students
10 Students
88,231 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
10%
# Black Students
3 Students
101,652 Students
% Black Students
n/a
12%
# White Students
624 Students
555,347 Students
% White Students
95%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
825 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
15 Students
49,909 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
7
21,237
# Students in K Grade:
38
59,523
# Students in 1st Grade:
44
62,717
# Students in 2nd Grade:
41
62,188
# Students in 3rd Grade:
40
62,526
# Students in 4th Grade:
47
62,480
# Students in 5th Grade:
55
63,780
# Students in 6th Grade:
66
65,062
# Students in 7th Grade:
62
67,397
# Students in 8th Grade:
59
68,056
# Students in 9th Grade:
48
68,477
# Students in 10th Grade:
55
67,954
# Students in 11th Grade:
46
68,020
# Students in 12th Grade:
47
73,120
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,652 is higher than the state median of $14,481. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $20,466 is higher than the state median of $14,746. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MN)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$11 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Rushford-Peterson 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)
$13 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Rushford-Peterson 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
$16,652
$14,481
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Rushford-Peterson 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
$20,466
$14,746
This chart display average spending per public school student in Rushford-Peterson 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 Rushford-Peterson Public Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rushford-peterson Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1000 Pine Meadows Lane
Rushford, MN 55971
(507) 864-7785
Grades: PK-5
| 272 students
Rank: #22.
Rushford-peterson Middle School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1000 Pine Meadows Lane
Rushford, MN 55971
(507) 864-7785
Grades: 6-8
| 187 students
Rank: #33.
Rushford-peterson Senior High School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1000 Pine Meadows Lane
Rushford, MN 55971
(507) 864-7786
Grades: 9-12
| 196 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Rushford-Peterson Public Schools School District
  • 1000 PINE MEADOWS LANE, RUSHFORD, MN, 55971-8888
  • (507) 864-7785
  • r-pschools.com
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 655 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30% in MN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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