Rochester Math And Science Academy

Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1.00 5 1 (1 review)
Rochester Math And Science Academy serves 327 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Rochester Math And Science Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Rochester Math And Science Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Rochester Math And Science Academy's student population of 327 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Rochester Math And Science Academy is ranked within the bottom 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 Rochester Math And Science Academy is 0.02, 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
#1543 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
n/a
9%
Black
99%
11%
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White
1%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rochester Math And Science Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rochester Math And Science Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.020.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rochester Math And Science Academy 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 (13-14)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rochester Math And Science Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRochester Math And Science Academy 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 Rochester Math And Science Academy is Rochester Beacon Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Folwell Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rochester Folwell Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 365 students
    0.2 miles
    603 15th Ave Sw
    Rochester, MN 55902
    (507) 328-3220
    0.2 PK-5 365
  • Rochester Rochester Beacon Academy Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 111 students
    0.5 miles
    2521 Pennington Dr. Nw
    Rochester, MN 55901
    (507) 258-5351
    0.5 6-12 111
  • Rochester Care & Treatment Hospital/homebound Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 2 students
    0.8 miles
    334 16th St Se
    Rochester, MN 55904
    (507) 328-4312
    0.8 K-12 2
  • Rochester Care & Treatment Jdc/von Wald Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: PS%
    Grades: 5-12 | 17 students
    0.8 miles
    334 16th St Se
    Rochester, MN 55904
    (507) 328-4310
    0.8 5-12 17
  • Rochester Early Childhood Year Round Special Education School
    Grades: PK-K
    0.8 miles
    615 7th St Sw
    Rochester, MN 55902
    (507) 328-4903
    0.8 PK-K n/a

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Terrible administration. Pays teachers very poorly. Pays the assistants more.
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