North Woods Elementary School

10248 Olson Rd E
Cook, MN 55723
(School attendance zone shown in map)
North Woods Elementary School serves 246 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 55-59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
North Woods Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

North Woods Elementary School's student population of 246 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students246 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

North Woods Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 North Woods Elementary School is 0.43, 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
#725 out of 1793 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
9%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
White
74%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.430.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Louis County 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 North Woods Elementary School is North Woods Secondary (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nett Lake Elementary School (21.0 miles away)
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