Wm. M. Kelley Secondary

  • Wm. M. Kelley Secondary serves 144 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wm. M. Kelley Secondary 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Wm. M. Kelley Secondary places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Wm. M. Kelley Secondary's student population of 144 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students144 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wm. M. Kelley Secondary is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Wm. M. Kelley Secondary is 0.10, 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#943 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
95%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score0.100.54
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Graduation Rate≥80%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Superior Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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  • Silver Bay William Kelley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 210 students
    0.0 miles
    137 Banks Blvd
    Silver Bay, MN 55614
    (218) 226-4437
    0.0 PK-6 210
  • Two Harbors Two Harbors Secondary
    Grades: 6-12 | 603 students
    25.3 miles
    1640 Hwy 2 Ste 100
    Two Harbors, MN 55616
    (218) 834-8201
    25.3 6-12 603
  • Two Harbors Minnehaha Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 423 students
    26.4 miles
    421 7th St
    Two Harbors, MN 55616
    (218) 834-8221
    26.4 PK-5 423
  • Two Harbors Solo Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 8 students
    26.4 miles
    1640 Hwy 2
    Two Harbors, MN 55616
    (218) 834-8201
    26.4 7-12 8
  • Tofte Birch Grove Community School Charter School
    Grades: PK-5 | 26 students
    27.0 miles
    9 Goodneighbor Hill Rd
    Tofte, MN 55615
    (218) 663-0170
    27.0 PK-5 26

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