Tower-soudan Secondary (Closed 2012)

415 North Second St
Tower, MN 55790
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Tower-soudan Secondary served 87 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 20-29% (which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-49% (which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 74%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 33% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students87 students
This chart display total students of Tower-soudan Secondary by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Tower-soudan Secondary by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Tower-soudan Secondary by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
20-29%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tower-soudan Secondary and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
40-49%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tower-soudan Secondary and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Tower-soudan Secondary and the public school average student teacher ratio of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
26%
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Tower-soudan Secondary and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Tower-soudan Secondary and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
9%
Black
1%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Tower-soudan Secondary and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
67%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Tower-soudan Secondary and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tower-soudan Secondary. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.480.54
This chart display the diversity score of Tower-soudan Secondary and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(10-11)
≥80%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tower-soudan Secondary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tower-soudan Secondary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Louis County School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Tower-soudan Secondary is Northeast Range Secondary (16.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tower-soudan Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tower Tower-soudan Elementary School Math: ≥80% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 78 students
    0.0 miles
    415 N 2nd St
    Tower, MN 55790
    (218) 753-4040
    0 PK-6 78
  • Babbitt Babbitt Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 104 students
    16.5 miles
    30 S Dr
    Babbitt, MN 55706
    (218) 827-3101
    16.5 PK-6 104
  • Babbitt Northeast Range Secondary Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 148 students
    16.5 miles
    30 S Dr
    Babbitt, MN 55706
    (218) 827-3101
    16.5 7-12 148
  • Aurora Mesabi East Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 544 students
    19.3 miles
    601 N 1st St W
    Aurora, MN 55705
    (218) 229-3321
    19.3 PK-6 544
  • Aurora Mesabi East Secondary Math: 43% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 448 students
    19.3 miles
    601 N 1st St W
    Aurora, MN 55705
    (218) 229-3321
    19.3 7-12 448
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