Sauk Centre Secondary

  • Sauk Centre Secondary serves 527 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (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 66% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sauk Centre Secondary placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher 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).

Top Placements

Sauk Centre Secondary places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Sauk Centre Secondary's student population of 527 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students527 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sauk Centre Secondary 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 Sauk Centre Secondary 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#506 out of 1793 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sauk Centre Secondary and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sauk Centre Secondary and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
94%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sauk Centre Secondary. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.120.54
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Graduation Rate90-94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
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 Sauk Centre Secondary 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 NameSauk Centre Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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