Duluth Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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School Districts in Duluth


Duluth Public School District Details

Duluth Public School District
215 N 1 St Ave E
Duluth, MN 55802

8,896 Students enrolled in District

26 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Duluth Public School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Minnesota

(10 is best)

Better than of MN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
58%
57%
61%
59%
54%
55%
58%
57%
61%
59%
54%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Academic Excellence Online School
215 N First Avenue East
Duluth, MN, 55802
09-12
Arrowhead Academy School
1918 Arlington Ave N
Duluth, MN, 55811
04-12
Bethany Crisis Shelter School
4849 Ivanhoe St
Duluth, MN, 55804
KG-12
Chester Creek Academy School
714 1/2 W College St
Duluth, MN, 55811
KG-12
Congdon Elementary School
3116 E Superior St
Duluth, MN, 55812
KG-05
Denfeld High School
401 N 44 Th Ave W
Duluth, MN, 55807
09-12
Duluth Area Learning Center School
215 N 1 St Ave E
Duluth, MN, 55802
06-12
Early Childhood Special Education School
215 N 1 St Ave E
Duluth, MN, 55802
PK-PK
East High School
301 N 40 Th Ave E
Duluth, MN, 55804
09-12
Homecroft Elementary School
4784 Howard Gnesen Rd
Duluth, MN, 55803
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.6% 68.3%
Black 6.0% 12.0%
Hispanic 4.1% 10.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 7.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.8% 2.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.4% 35.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.3% 27.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,766 $68,686,000 53.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $251 $2,216,000 1.7%
Staff $460 $4,071,000 3.2%
General Administration $347 $3,069,000 2.4%
School Administration $464 $4,104,000 3.2%
Operation $828 $7,327,000 5.7%
Transportation $678 $5,993,000 4.6%
Other $227 $2,011,000 1.6%
Total Support $3,255 $28,791,000 22.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,587 $31,723,000 24.6%
Total Expenditures $14,609 $129,200,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,206 $7,332,308,000 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $374 $333,973,000 2.3%
Staff $620 $554,425,000 3.8%
General Administration $400 $357,459,000 2.4%
School Administration $508 $453,776,000 3.1%
Operation $866 $773,502,000 5.3%
Transportation $733 $654,842,000 4.5%
Other $294 $262,527,000 1.8%
Total Support $3,795 $3,390,504,000 23.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,466 $3,990,448,000 27.1%
Total Expenditures $16,467 $14,713,260,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Duluth Public Schools Academy School District Details

Duluth Public Schools Academy School District
3301 Technology Dr
Duluth, MN 55811

1,265 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Duluth Public Schools Academy School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Minnesota

(10 is best)

Better than of MN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
55%
57%
55%
59%
54%
55%
55%
57%
55%
59%
54%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
North Star Academy School
3301 Technology Dr
Duluth, MN, 55811
KG-08
Raleigh Primary/el Academy School
5905 Raleigh St
Duluth, MN, 55807
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 85.6% 68.3%
Black 4.7% 12.0%
Hispanic 4.2% 10.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 7.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 5.0% 2.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.9% 35.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.9% 27.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.1% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,292 $12,999,000 60.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $432 $604,000 2.8%
Staff $172 $241,000 1.1%
General Administration $1,061 $1,485,000 6.9%
School Administration $308 $431,000 2.0%
Operation $630 $881,000 4.1%
Transportation $1,015 $1,420,000 6.6%
Other $470 $658,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,089 $5,720,000 26.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,037 $2,850,000 13.2%
Total Expenditures $15,417 $21,569,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,206 $7,332,308,000 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $374 $333,973,000 2.3%
Staff $620 $554,425,000 3.8%
General Administration $400 $357,459,000 2.4%
School Administration $508 $453,776,000 3.1%
Operation $866 $773,502,000 5.3%
Transportation $733 $654,842,000 4.5%
Other $294 $262,527,000 1.8%
Total Support $3,795 $3,390,504,000 23.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,466 $3,990,448,000 27.1%
Total Expenditures $16,467 $14,713,260,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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