Homecroft Elementary School

4784 Howard Gnesen Rd, Duluth, MN 55803 | (218) 728-7446
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 368
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 4784 Howard Gnesen Road, Duluth, MN 55803
School District Details
  • Duluth Public School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,805
  • Graduation Rate: 86.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.1
  • Enrolled Students: 9,506

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 368
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 15.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 24.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 189 (51.4%)
  • Females: 179 (48.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 38 (10.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 67 (18.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 105 (28.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Homecroft Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian92.4%
Black30.8%
Asian10.3%
Hispanic41.1%
White35195.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Homecroft Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6918.8%
1st Grade6517.7%
2nd Grade5013.6%
3rd Grade6216.8%
4th Grade5815.8%
5th Grade6417.4%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: -
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:85%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 18 Years
  • Average Salary: $55,145
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Homecroft Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience--
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$59,49885%
Source: MN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Homecroft Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on MCA-II state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science

MCA-II - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201075.4%76.0%82.8%
200980.3%78.8%82.1%
200880.0%82.1%81.4%
 
Reading Test
201072.1%79.7%76.3%
200976.8%80.8%78.4%
200886.7%87.2%78.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201069.5%74.7%77.0%
200971.0%71.8%74.8%
200867.3%73.9%71.6%
 
Reading Test
201071.2%75.5%72.5%
200982.3%79.0%74.5%
200884.3%78.9%72.2%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201077.4%65.3%68.6%
200963.0%60.4%65.5%
200879.7%69.8%66.0%
 
Reading Test
201087.1%80.6%76.4%
200972.2%73.4%72.2%
200890.6%81.4%73.4%
 
Science Test
201053.2%44.9%46.0%
200940.4%42.5%45.0%
200846.9%43.1%39.1%
 
Source: MN Department of Education 2009-2010

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