Rossman Elementary School

  • Rossman Elementary School serves 601 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (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 60% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34%.

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 7% 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 1,791 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 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rossman Elementary School is 0.32, 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 School Rank (16-17)#810 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
5%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Rossman Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
82%
66%
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Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rossman Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.320.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rossman Elementary 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 NameDetroit Lakes Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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