Murray County Central Secondary

2420 28th St
Slayton, MN 56172
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Murray County Central Secondary serves 333 students in grades 7-12.
Murray County Central Secondary placed in the top 20% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Murray County Central Secondary places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Murray County Central Secondary's student population of 333 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students333 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Murray County Central Secondary is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Murray County Central Secondary is 0.10, 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 Testing Rank
#273 out of 1793 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
95%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.100.54
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMurray County Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Murray County Central Secondary is Fulda Secondary (10.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Murray Co. Central Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Slayton Murray Co. Central Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 406 students
    0.4 miles
    2640 Forest Ave
    Slayton, MN 56172
    (507) 836-6450
    0.4 PK-6 406
  • Fulda Fulda Secondary Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 147 students
    10.8 miles
    410 College Ave
    Fulda, MN 56131
    (507) 425-2514
    10.8 7-12 147
  • Fulda Fulda Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 182 students
    11.0 miles
    303 N Lafayette Ave
    Fulda, MN 56131
    (507) 425-2581
    11 PK-6 182
  • Westbrook Westbrook-walnut Grove Secondary Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 152 students
    16.8 miles
    344 8th St
    Westbrook, MN 56183
    (507) 274-5450
    16.8 7-12 152
  • Tracy Tracy Secondary Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 366 students
    17.7 miles
    934 Pine St
    Tracy, MN 56175
    (507) 629-5500
    17.7 7-12 366

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