United South Central Elementary School

600 11th St. Sw
Wells, MN 56097
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
United South Central Elementary School serves 407 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
United South Central Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) 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 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

United South Central Elementary School's student population of 407 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students407 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

United South Central Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 United South Central Elementary School is 0.36, 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
#497 out of 1793 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
79%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.360.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnited South Central 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 United South Central Elementary School is United South Central High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maple River East Elementary School (8.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wells United South Central High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 300 students
    0.0 miles
    600 11th St. Sw
    Wells, MN 56097
    (507) 553-5819
    0 7-12 300
  • Minnesota Lake Maple River East Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 193 students
    8.4 miles
    126 Higbie Ave Se
    Minnesota Lake, MN 56068
    (507) 462-3348
    8.4 PK-5 193
  • Alden Alden-conger Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 264 students
    9.1 miles
    215 N Broadway
    Alden, MN 56009
    (507) 874-3240
    9.1 PK-6 264
  • Alden Alden-conger Secondary Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 233 students
    9.1 miles
    215 N Broadway
    Alden, MN 56009
    (507) 874-3240
    9.1 7-12 233
  • Alden Enrich Alden Special Education School

    9.1 miles
    215 N. Broadway Ave.
    Alden, MN 56009
    (507) 857-1160
    9.1 n/a n/a

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