Yellow Medicine East School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 728 students in Yellow Medicine East School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Minnesota.
Public Schools in Yellow Medicine East School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 59% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Yellow Medicine East School District are Bert Raney Elementary School, Yellow Medicine East Middle School and Yellow Medicine East High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Yellow Medicine East School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Yellow Medicine East 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
3 Schools
2,563 Schools
# Students
728 Students
885,011 Students
# Teachers
57 Teachers
55,805 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Yellow Medicine East School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 90% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MN)
Overall District Rank
#353 out of 522 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Yellow Medicine East  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)
54%
59%
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
84%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.48
0.54
# American Indian Students
103 Students
15,032 Students
% American Indian Students
14%
2%
# Asian Students
12 Students
60,079 Students
% Asian Students
2%
7%
# Hispanic Students
84 Students
82,105 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
9%
# Black Students
9 Students
97,367 Students
% Black Students
1%
11%
# White Students
509 Students
587,894 Students
% White Students
70%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
697 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
11 Students
41,690 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
21
22,692
# Students in K Grade:
46
64,137
# Students in 1st Grade:
43
63,559
# Students in 2nd Grade:
58
64,393
# Students in 3rd Grade:
53
65,706
# Students in 4th Grade:
64
67,212
# Students in 5th Grade:
51
67,623
# Students in 6th Grade:
50
66,544
# Students in 7th Grade:
64
66,138
# Students in 8th Grade:
62
66,397
# Students in 9th Grade:
53
67,052
# Students in 10th Grade:
47
66,007
# Students in 11th Grade:
55
66,693
# Students in 12th Grade:
61
70,858
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,646 is higher than the state median of $14,432. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,426 is higher than the state median of $14,942. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MN)
Total Revenue
$12 MM
$8 MM
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Spending
$13 MM
$8 MM
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Revenue / Student
$16,646
$14,432
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Revenue / Student
$17,426
$14,942
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Best Yellow Medicine East School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bert Raney Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
555 7th St
Granite Falls, MN 56241
(320) 564-4427
Grades: PK-5
| 336 students
Rank: #22.
Yellow Medicine East Middle School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
450 9th Ave
Granite Falls, MN 56241
(320) 561-4081
Grades: 6-8
| 176 students
Rank: #33.
Yellow Medicine East High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
450 9th Ave
Granite Falls, MN 56241
(320) 564-4081
Grades: 9-12
| 216 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 728 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30% in MN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48

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