Rushford-peterson Senior High School

  • Rushford-peterson Senior High School serves 198 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (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 60-69% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Rushford-peterson Senior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Rushford-peterson Senior High School's student population of 198 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students198 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rushford-peterson Senior High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Rushford-peterson Senior High School is 0.12, 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#531 out of 1793 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
White
94%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.120.54
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRushford-Peterson School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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