Challenger Elementary School

601 County Rd 61, Thief River Falls, MN 56701 | (218) 681-2345
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 915
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 601 County Road 61, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 915
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 58.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 478 (52.2%)
  • Females: 437 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 114 (12.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 276 (30.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 390 (42.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Challenger Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian363.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Challenger Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade14716.1%
2nd Grade12113.2%
3rd Grade14015.3%
4th Grade14415.7%
5th Grade17919.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 76%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:25%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 18 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,971
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Challenger Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$28,30419%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$46,38281%
Source: MN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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