South Ridge Secondary

8162 Swan Lake Rd
Saginaw, MN 55779
(School attendance zone shown in map)
South Ridge Secondary serves 261 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
South Ridge Secondary placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
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

South Ridge Secondary's student population of 261 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students261 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

South Ridge Secondary is ranked within the bottom 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 South Ridge Secondary 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
#1308 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
6%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
White
81%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.330.54
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Louis County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to South Ridge Secondary is N.e. Regional Correction Cntr. (11.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Ridge Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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