Southern Plains Education Coop.

Southern Plains Education Coop. serves 46 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Southern Plains Education Coop.'s student population of 46 students has declined by 39% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students46 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Southern Plains Education Coop. is 0.23, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Southern Plains Education Coop. and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
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
n/a
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 2017-18 school year data.
White
87%
66%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score
0.230.54
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
29%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
3%
7%
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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Southern Plains Education Coop. is Southern Plains Area Learning Cntr. (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairmont Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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