SOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by SOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. School District serving 22 students in Bricelyn, Minnesota.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Minnesota state average of 33%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

SOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Bricelyn Minnesota Girls Academy Alternative School
    501 North Main Street
    Bricelyn, MN 56014
    (507)473-5508

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Fairmont Southern Plains Education Coop. Special Education School
    714 Victoria Street
    Fairmont, MN 56031
    (507)238-1472

    Grades: PK-K | 12 students
  • Winnebago Winnebago Alternative School
    620 1st Ave Sw
    Winnebago, MN 56098
    (507)893-4223

    Grades: 7-12 | 10 students

Overview

School District NameSOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students22 students
# of Teachers4 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
# of Male Students12 students
% Male Students
55%
# of Female Students10 students
% Female Students
45%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.37
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Studentsn/a
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Students1 students
% Black Students
5%
# of White Students18 students
% White Students
81%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students3 students
% of Two or more races Students
14%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:12
# of Students in Kindergarten: -
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade: -
# of Students in 3rd Grade: -
# of Students in 4th Grade: -
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:2
# of Students in 10th Grade:2
# of Students in 11th Grade:4
# of Students in 12th Grade:2
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • SOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 40-59% has increased from 20-29% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of SOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. 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)20-29%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of SOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. 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 Rate40-59%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of SOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. 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 $149,711 is higher than the state average of $11,402. The school district revenue/student has declined by 20% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $149,356 is higher than the state average of $11,598. The school district spending/student has declined by 19% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MN)
Total Revenue$7 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of SOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. School District and average revenue for each school distric in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$7 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of SOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. School District and average spending for each school distric in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$149,711$11,402
This chart display average revenue per public school student in SOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. School District and average revenue per public school student in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$149,356$11,598
This chart display average spending per public school student in SOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. 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?
SOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.37, which is higher than the Minnesota average of 0.34. The most diverse school in the district is Southern Plains Education Coop.. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Minnesota or national school diversity statistics.