Park Senior High School

  • Park Senior High School serves 1,819 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Park Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Park Senior High School's student population of 1,819 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,819 students
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Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Park Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 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 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Park Senior High School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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)#917 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
9%
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Black
9%
11%
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White
70%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Park Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.490.53
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Graduation Rate
91%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Park Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Park Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Washington County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school to Park Senior High School is Place (0.8 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Crestview Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cottage Grove Crestview Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 314 students
    0.2 miles
    7830 80th St S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651)425-3801
    0.2 PK-5 314
  • Cottage Grove Nuevas Fronteras
    Grades: K-5 | 396 students
    0.2 miles
    7830 80th St S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651)425-3808
    0.2 K-5 396
  • Cottage Grove Hillside Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 410 students
    0.4 miles
    8177 Hillside Tr S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651)425-4001
    0.4 K-5 410
  • Cottage Grove Place Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 6 students
    0.8 miles
    7362 E Point Douglas Rd S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651)425-7201
    0.8 6-12 6
  • Cottage Grove Armstrong Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 337 students
    0.9 miles
    8855 Inwood Ave S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651)425-4101
    0.9 K-5 337

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