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Viking Elementary School

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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 83% in 2010.

51 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
75%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 80% in 2012.

65 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
71%

2011

 
 
62%

2010

 
 
55%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II (MCA-II) to test students in math in grade 11. The MCA-II is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 77% in 2010.

60 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
85%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 75% in 2012.

62 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
69%

2011

 
 
65%

2010

 
 
68%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II (MCA-II) to test students in math in grade 11. The MCA-II is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 69% in 2010.

47 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
70%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 79% in 2012.

67 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
69%

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
76%
Science

The state average for Science was 46% in 2011.

67 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
31%

2010

 
 
45%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II (MCA-II) to test students in math in grade 11. The MCA-II is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 69% in 2010.

75 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
43%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 76% in 2012.

67 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
66%

2011

 
 
60%

2010

 
 
54%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II (MCA-II) to test students in math in grade 11. The MCA-II is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Reading

All Students71%
Female77%
Male63%
Blackn/a
Hispanic38%
Native Americann/a
White88%
Economically disadvantaged62%
Not economically disadvantaged85%
Students with disabilities27%
Students without disabilities80%
English language learners33%
Proficient in English82%
Not migrant72%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II (MCA-II) to test students in math in grade 11. The MCA-II is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the Minnesota Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, data is not reported for that group.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Reading

All Students69%
Female77%
Male59%
Blackn/a
Hispanic63%
Native Americann/a
White77%
Economically disadvantaged61%
Not economically disadvantaged79%
Students with disabilities39%
Students without disabilities78%
English language learners52%
Proficient in English78%
Not migrant70%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II (MCA-II) to test students in math in grade 11. The MCA-II is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the Minnesota Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, data is not reported for that group.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Reading

All Students69%
Female71%
Male67%
Blackn/a
Hispanic47%
Native Americann/a
White80%
Economically disadvantaged68%
Not economically disadvantaged70%
Students with disabilities50%
Students without disabilities73%
English language learners8%
Proficient in English83%
Not migrant70%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II (MCA-II) to test students in math in grade 11. The MCA-II is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the Minnesota Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, data is not reported for that group.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Reading

All Students66%
Female68%
Male63%
Blackn/a
Hispanic25%
Native Americann/a
White83%
Economically disadvantaged56%
Not economically disadvantaged77%
Students with disabilities50%
Students without disabilities69%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English74%
Not migrant68%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II (MCA-II) to test students in math in grade 11. The MCA-II is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the Minnesota Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, data is not reported for that group.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 72% in 2013.

58 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
64%

2012

 
 
80%

2011

 
 
57%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 57% in 2013.

57 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
42%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8 in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10 and in science for grades 5 and 8, and once in high school. The MCA-III is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 71% in 2013.

70 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
86%

2012

 
 
83%

2011

 
 
77%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 54% in 2013.

70 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
44%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8 in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10 and in science for grades 5 and 8, and once in high school. The MCA-III is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 60% in 2013.

64 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
52%

2012

 
 
59%

2011

 
 
43%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 64% in 2013.

64 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
49%
Science

The state average for Science was 60% in 2013.

64 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
48%

2012

 
 
46%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8 in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10 and in science for grades 5 and 8, and once in high school. The MCA-III is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 57% in 2013.

70 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
36%

2012

 
 
58%

2011

 
 
46%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 59% in 2013.

70 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
51%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8 in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10 and in science for grades 5 and 8, and once in high school. The MCA-III is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Math

All Students64%
Female67%
Male61%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic70%
Native Americann/a
White69%
Economically disadvantaged53%
Not economically disadvantaged75%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities65%
English language learners30%
Proficient in English71%
Not migrant66%

Reading

All Students42%
Female47%
Male37%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic15%
Native Americann/a
White65%
Economically disadvantaged28%
Not economically disadvantaged57%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities43%
English language learners0%
Proficient in English51%
Not migrant44%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8 in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10 and in science for grades 5 and 8, and once in high school. The MCA-III is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the Minnesota Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, data is not reported for that group.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Math

All Students86%
Female89%
Male82%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic79%
Native Americann/a
White94%
Economically disadvantaged82%
Not economically disadvantaged91%
Students with disabilities50%
Students without disabilities93%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English92%
Not migrant86%

Reading

All Students44%
Female47%
Male41%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic21%
Native Americann/a
White54%
Economically disadvantaged34%
Not economically disadvantaged56%
Students with disabilities17%
Students without disabilities50%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English51%
Not migrant45%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8 in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10 and in science for grades 5 and 8, and once in high school. The MCA-III is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the Minnesota Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, data is not reported for that group.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Math

All Students52%
Female49%
Male55%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic39%
Native Americann/a
White61%
Economically disadvantaged47%
Not economically disadvantaged57%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities55%
English language learners8%
Proficient in English62%
Not migrant53%

Reading

All Students49%
Female57%
Male38%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic33%
Native Americann/a
White64%
Economically disadvantaged38%
Not economically disadvantaged60%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities55%
English language learners0%
Proficient in English60%
Not migrant51%

Science

All Students48%
Female46%
Male52%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic33%
Native Americann/a
White64%
Economically disadvantaged41%
Not economically disadvantaged57%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities51%
English language learners0%
Proficient in English60%
Not migrant49%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8 in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10 and in science for grades 5 and 8, and once in high school. The MCA-III is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the Minnesota Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, data is not reported for that group.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

Math

All Students36%
Female45%
Male26%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic0%
Native Americann/a
White52%
Economically disadvantaged21%
Not economically disadvantaged49%
Students with disabilities13%
Students without disabilities42%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English39%
Not migrant36%

Reading

All Students51%
Female58%
Male44%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic24%
Native Americann/a
White65%
Economically disadvantaged42%
Not economically disadvantaged59%
Students with disabilities14%
Students without disabilities61%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English59%
Eligible for migrant servicesn/a
Not migrant52%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8 in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10 and in science for grades 5 and 8, and once in high school. The MCA-III is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the Minnesota Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, data is not reported for that group.

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 62% 73%
Hispanic 27% 7%
Black 5% 9%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 2%
Two or more races 1% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 54%N/A37%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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  • Sheila Flatau
Fax number
  • (218) 863-5358

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  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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1 Viking Dr
Pelican Rapids, MN 56572
Phone: (218) 863-2911

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