6th Street & School Ave
Stephen, MN 56757
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Stephen Senior High School serves 140 students in grades 7-12.
Stephen Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 37% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 140 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in MN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

School Overview

Stephen Senior High School's student population of 140 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 52% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
140 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Stephen Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Stephen Senior High School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1005 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
8%
10%
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Black
1%
12%
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White
88%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

40-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 56% MN state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 59% MN state average).

What is the graduation rate of Stephen Senior High School?

The graduation rate of Stephen Senior High School is 80%, which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 84%.

How many students attend Stephen Senior High School?

140 students attend Stephen Senior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

88% of Stephen Senior High School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Stephen Senior High School?

Stephen Senior High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 14:1.

What grades does Stephen Senior High School offer ?

Stephen Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 140 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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