Southern Plains Education Coop.

  • Southern Plains Education Coop. serves 12 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

School Overview

  • Southern Plains Education Coop.'s student population of 12 students has declined by 83% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 71% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students12 students
This chart display total students of Southern Plains Education Coop. by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Southern Plains Education Coop.
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Southern Plains Education Coop. by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

School Comparison

  • Southern Plains Education Coop.'s student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southern Plains Education Coop. is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio6:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Southern Plains Education Coop. and the public school average student teacher ratio of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Southern Plains Education Coop. and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
8%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southern Plains Education Coop. and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
76%
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southern Plains Education Coop. and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
16%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Southern Plains Education Coop. and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southern Plains Education Coop..This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.390.53
This chart display the diversity score of Southern Plains Education Coop. and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southern Plains Education Coop. and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southern Plains Education Coop. and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSOUTHERN PLAINS EDUCATION COOP. School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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