1000 Pine Meadows Lane
Rushford, MN 55971
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Rushford-peterson Elementary School serves 272 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rushford-peterson 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 36% (majority Black).

School Overview

Rushford-peterson Elementary School's student population of 272 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
272 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Rushford-peterson Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Rushford-peterson Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#621 out of 1789 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
95%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rushford-peterson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 272 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10

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