Tri-County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 198 students in Tri-County 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 Tri-County School District have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 59% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Tri-County School District are Karlstad Elementary School and Tri-county Secondary. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Tri-County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Tri-County 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 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Tri-County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MN)
# Schools
2 Schools
2,563 Schools
# Students
198 Students
885,011 Students
# Teachers
20 Teachers
55,805 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Tri-County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 517 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 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MN)
Overall District Rank
#78 out of 522 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tri-County   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tri-County   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)
65-69%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tri-County   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
≥80%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tri-County   School District and public school graduation rate of MN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.06
0.54
# American Indian Students
1 Student
15,032 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
2%
# Asian Students
1 Student
60,079 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
7%
# Hispanic Students
3 Students
82,105 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
9%
# Black Students
1 Student
97,367 Students
% Black Students
n/a
11%
# White Students
192 Students
587,894 Students
% White Students
97%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
697 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
n/a
41,690 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
17
22,692
# Students in K Grade:
14
64,137
# Students in 1st Grade:
22
63,559
# Students in 2nd Grade:
12
64,393
# Students in 3rd Grade:
10
65,706
# Students in 4th Grade:
17
67,212
# Students in 5th Grade:
14
67,623
# Students in 6th Grade:
7
66,544
# Students in 7th Grade:
9
66,138
# Students in 8th Grade:
15
66,397
# Students in 9th Grade:
11
67,052
# Students in 10th Grade:
15
66,007
# Students in 11th Grade:
15
66,693
# Students in 12th Grade:
20
70,858
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $20,444 is higher than the state median of $14,902. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,359 is higher than the state median of $15,174. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MN)
Total Revenue
$4 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tri-County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$3 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Tri-County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$20,444
$14,902
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tri-County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$17,359
$15,174
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tri-County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Tri-County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Karlstad Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
303 Pembina Tr
Karlstad, MN 56732
(218) 436-2374
Grades: PK-6
| 113 students
Rank: #22.
Tri-county Secondary
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
303 Pembina Tr
Karlstad, MN 56732
(218) 436-2374
Grades: 7-12
| 85 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 198 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in MN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06

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