Yellow Medicine East Middle School

450 9th Ave
Granite Falls, MN 56241
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Yellow Medicine East Middle School serves 176 students in grades 6-8.
Yellow Medicine East Middle 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 20-24% (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 20:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Yellow Medicine East Middle School's student population of 176 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students176 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Rankings

Yellow Medicine East Middle 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 Yellow Medicine East Middle School is 0.51, 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
#1263 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:114:1
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American Indian
18%
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
67%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.510.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYellow Medicine East School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Yellow Medicine East Middle School is Yellow Medicine East High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Montevideo Middle School (11.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bert Raney Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Granite Falls Yellow Medicine East High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 216 students
    0.0 miles
    450 9th Ave
    Granite Falls, MN 56241
    (320) 564-4081
    0 9-12 216
  • Granite Falls Bert Raney Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 336 students
    0.3 miles
    555 7th St
    Granite Falls, MN 56241
    (320) 564-4427
    0.3 PK-5 336
  • Maynard Maccray West Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 207 students
    7.9 miles
    700 Agnes Avenue
    Maynard, MN 56260
    (320) 367-2396
    7.9 PK-6 207
  • Montevideo Montevideo Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-7 | 439 students
    11.8 miles
    2001 William Ave
    Montevideo, MN 56265
    (320) 269-6431
    11.8 4-7 439
  • Montevideo Montevideo Senior High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 485 students
    12.0 miles
    1501 William Ave
    Montevideo, MN 56265
    (320) 269-6446
    12 8-12 485

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