Morris Area Secondary

  • Morris Area Secondary serves 476 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Morris Area Secondary placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Morris Area Secondary's student population of 476 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morris Area Secondary is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,791 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Morris Area Secondary is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#726 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
9%
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White
86%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.250.54
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Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorris Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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