This section of charts contains education data for Emmons Minnesota based mainly on the latest year 2021 American Community Survey census data but also the survey from Common Core Data available for Public Elementary through Secondary Schools. In Figure 1, the percent of all people aged 25 years or older, who have either graduated from high school or completed the Graduate Equivalency Degree (GED) or some equivalent certification/credential. Emmons shows it has a High School Grad or higher of 94% which is in the intermediate range of other places in the metro area. The city with the highest percent high school graduates or better in the area is Conger which shows a high school graduates of 98% (only about 4.0% larger).
In Figure 2, the percentage of people aged 25 years or older who have graduated from college/university with at least a bachelor's degree is provided. Note that the bachelor's degree is also called a four-year degree because it normally takes four years of full-time study to finish the course curriculum required to obtain the degree. This chart portrays the proportion of the population in this region who are college graduates with at least a bachelor degree or higher. In many ways, this analysis alongside the prior chart are very quick measures of the level of education in any particular area. Emmons depicts it has a Bachelors Degree or higher of 13% which is in the mid range of other places in the local area. The city with the highest percent with a bachelors degree or higher in the area is Scarville which shows a percent with a bachelors degree of 29% (approximately 2.2 times bigger).
Figure 4 shows the percentage of people 25 years of age or older who either have no schooling at all or dropped out of school before being able to complete high school. Additionally, these are people who also do not have a Graduate Equivalency Degree (GED) or some other high school level type credential/student achievement. This analysis, along with the last two charts, provides another high level review and comparative data on the Emmons Minnesota educational level. Emmons depicts it has a School Dropout Rate of 6% which is in the mid range of other places in the greater region. The city with the highest percent who dropped out of school in the area is Scarville which shows a percent who dropped out of school of 10% (71.9% larger).
The next chart shows a break down of people who have received a bachelor's degree or higher advanced degree generally in a campus learning environment. In particular, Figure 6, provides the proportional breakdown of all the people who have received a postsecondary education along with what the level of advanced degree that was obtained. Note that these categories do not include any type professional development type activities such as those related to maintaining professional credentials in workshop lessons. Note Professional Degree includes medical, dental, lawyers, etc. Emmons has one of the largest proportions of percent of people with an associate degree at 42% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger city being Joice with 50%. Second, it has in the center range of other places in the local area when sorted by percent of people with a bachelors degree at 11% of the total.
The next chart (Figure 8) provides a more detailed deep dive on the category of major degree obtained for people aged 25 years or older who earned a bachelor's degree or higher. Specifically, this frequency distribution details out what the major field of study was the degree obtained. Emmons has the percentage of percent of people with a degree in computers, mathematics and statistics in the middle range of other places in the metropolitan area at 4.7% of the total. Second, it has one of the largest proportions of percent of people with a degree in biological, agricultural, and environmental sciences at 7.0% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger city being Twin Lakes with 7.7%. Third, it has one of the largest proportions of percent of people with a degree in literature and languages at 7.0% of the total and is ranked #3. Only #2 Glenville (12.0%), and #1 Scarville (78.6%) are larger. Also, it has one of the largest proportions of percent of people with a degree in liberal arts and history at 14.0% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger city being Twin Lakes with 15.4%. In addition, it has the largest proportion of percent of people with a degree in visual and performing arts at 9.3% of the total and is ranked #1. Furthermore, it has the second smallest in order of percent of people with a degree in computers, mathematics and statistics of all the other places in the local area as measured by percent of people with a degree in communications at 4.7% of the total.
Figure 9 provides comparative data between the places in the greater Emmons Minnesota region for broad educational attainment. This analysis uses provides five broad education attainment categories including: No Education/No School, Some High School, High School or equivalent, Some college or Associates Degree, and Bachelors Degree or higher. Emmons has one of the largest proportions of percent of people with high school (or ged) at 37.9% of the total and is ranked #3. Only #2 Joice (42.1%), and #1 Conger (48.8%) are larger. The next exhibit (Figure 11) provides detailed cross tabulation analysis that provides education success data broken out or cross tabulated by age group. Please note that the columns add to 100% and you must use the pagination buttons at the bottom of the table to see all the rows.
Figure 12 is a cross tabulation analysis that shows large educational success categories and is broken out or cross tabulated by racial group. Please note that the columns add to 100% and you must use the pagination buttons at the bottom of the table to see all the rows.The final cross tabulation analysis is provided in Figure 13 and shows education success broken out by gender. Please note that the columns add to 100% and you must use the pagination buttons at the bottom of the table to see all the rows.
Emmons Minnesota School Enrollment Charts
The next section of chart resources look at school enrollment by a variety of educational institutions and are categorized into a number of other groupings. Figure 14 provides the overall school enrollment by broad range of school age/level groupings. Emmons has the percentage of percent of children in kindergarten in the center range of other places in the metro area at 30.2% of the total. Second, it has the second smallest when sorted by percent of children in kindergarten of all the other places in the greater region as measured by percent of children in grade 1 to 4 at 20.9% of the total. Third, it has the smallest proportion of percent of children in grades 5 to 8 at 4.7% of the total. Also, it has the largest proportion of percent of children in grades 9 to 12 at 30.2% of the total and is ranked #1.
Figure 15 provides a simple high level comparison of the proportion of students that are enrolled in public schools versus students enrolled in private schools in the Emmons Minnesota region. Emmons depicts percent enrolled in public schools approximately 3.9 times bigger as the percent enrolled in private schools.
The next chart (Figure 18) provides a similar analysis to the last chart but provides the data for public post secondary education versus private higher education colleges. Emmons depicts percent enrolled in a public college approximately half the size as the percent enrolled in a private college.
The next chart in this series of resources shown in Figure 20 looks at the total number of students enrolled in any educational institution for each place in the greater Emmons region. (Total enrollment in this case includes all students from preschool all the way through students enrolled in graduate school.) Emmons shows it has a Total Enrolled of 44 which is in the mid point range of other places in the local area. The city with the highest total population enrolled in school in the area is Lake Mills which depicts a total population enrolled in school of 463 ( considerably bigger). Comparing total population enrolled in school to the United States average of 80,497,960, Emmons is only about 0.0% the size. Also, compared with the state of Minnesota, total population enrolled in school of 1,392,298, Emmons is only about 0.0% the size.
Emmons Minnesota Area Schools Charts
Figure 23 lists all the schools in the area along with the school district, county location and other program information/credential such as if they are a public charter school or private charter school or magnet school. Some of the Area Schools are: Lake Mills Elementary School, Lake Mills Middle School, Lake Mills Senior High School, Southwest Middle, and Sibley Elementary. The next illustration in Figure 24 shows the total child school enrollment for all grades (through 12th grade) at the school shown using NCES data (Common Core of Data, Public Elementary-Secondary School Universe Survey.) Looking at Enrollment for Area Schools we find that Southwest Middle ranks the largest with a value of 511 enrolled students. The next largest values are for: Lakeview Elementary (454), Halverson Elementary (362), Hawthorne Elementary (353), and Sibley Elementary (332). The difference between the highest value (Southwest Middle) and the next highest (Lakeview Elementary) is that the enrolled students is about 12.6% larger.
Figure 25 show the ratio of the number of students to the number of teachers in the classroom. A good student to teacher ratio should be low because it indicates that there are less students for any one teacher to educate in a class and generally a better learning environment, better success and optimal teaching excellence. Teachers includes all educational staff such as special education teachers and any other educator. Note that distance learning (online learning/remote learning) is not included in these values. Looking at Student to Teacher Ratio for Area Schools we find that Hayward Group Home ranks the largest with a value of 1.0 student to teacher ratio. The next largest values are for: Glenville-Emmons Secondary (11.2), Lake Mills Senior High School (12.2), Alden-Conger Elementary (12.3), and Halverson Elementary (12.5). The difference between the lowest value (Hayward Group Home) and the next lowest (Glenville-Emmons Secondary) is that the student to teacher ratio is substantially bigger.
The next chart, Figure 26, shows the racial mix of students at each location in this district of the state of Minnesota department of education.
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