Rossman Elementary School

1221 Rossman Ave
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Rossman Elementary School serves 601 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rossman 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (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 62% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Rossman Elementary School's student population of 601 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students601 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Rossman 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 Rossman Elementary School is 0.33, 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
#677 out of 1793 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
5%
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
81%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.330.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Lakes Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rossman Elementary School is Detroit Lakes Alternative Prog. (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Detroit Lakes Middle Alc (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Detroit Lakes Detroit Lakes Alternative Prog. Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 68 students
    0.5 miles
    900 Hwy 34 E
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 844-5687
    0.5 9-12 68
  • Detroit Lakes Detroit Lakes Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Reading: PS%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2 students
    0.5 miles
    900 Hwy 34 E
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 844-5687
    0.5 9-12 2
  • Detroit Lakes Lincoln Early Childhood Ed. Center
    Grades: PK | 100 students
    0.5 miles
    204 E Willlow
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 847-9271
    0.5 PK 100
  • Detroit Lakes Afterschool Program Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.7 miles
    702 Lake Ave
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 844-5687
    0.7 9-12 n/a
  • Detroit Lakes Detroit Lakes Senior High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 857 students
    0.7 miles
    1301 Roosevelt Ave
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 847-4491
    0.7 9-12 857

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