Morris Area Elementary School (Closed 2014)

151 South Columbia Ave

Morris, MN 56267
(School attendance zone shown in map)

  • Morris Area Elementary School served 543 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 80% (which was higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2012-2013 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 65% (which was higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2012-2013 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 32%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students543 students
Morris Area Elementary School Total Students (1989-2013)
Gender %Morris Area Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Morris Area Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2013)
Students by GradeMorris Area Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
80%
61%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
65%
58%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Morris Area Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2013)
American Indian
2%
2%
Morris Area Elementary School American Indian Students (1989-2013)
Asian
n/a
7%
Morris Area Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
10%
9%
Morris Area Elementary School Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
1%
10%
Morris Area Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
83%
68%
Morris Area Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Morris Area Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsMorris Area Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.300.33
Morris Area Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
31%
Morris Area Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
Morris Area Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

District Comparison

School District NameMorris Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
n/a
2
Number of Students Managedn/a531
Morris Public School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
72%
61%
District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
62%
58%
District Total Revenue$13 MM$6 MM
District Spending$12 MM$6 MM
District Revenue / Student$12,767$11,015
District Spending / Student$11,331$11,205
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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