Jordan – District 717

School
District

717
– Jordan

School
Website

http://www.jordan.k12.mn.us

School
Contact

Larry
Kauzlarich

 

952-492-4226

 

larry@jordan.k12.mn.us

  • Grades 10 to 12 put on two plays
    per year.

  • There is a community-run sports
    program for grades 7 – 9.

  • High School and Middle School students
    can compete in the Knowledge Bowl.

  • There is a one-act play competition
    at the High School.

  • The High School puts on one musical
    per year.

  • A child must be 5 by September 1st
    to enroll in Kindergarten.

  • Jordan High School offers a work
    study program for their seniors.

  • Vo-tech curriculum includes Graphic
    Art, Auto Mechanics, Construction & Photography.

  • Jordan High School offers a new
    club GREAT IDEAS for History and English students.

  • Kindergarten students attend school
    for a full day, every day.

  • The new HS opened in 2003.

  • The Elementary School serves
    grades K-4, the Middle School serves grades 5-8 and the High
    Schoolserves 9-12 grades.

 

Title

Name

Phone

Superintendent of Schools

Mr. Larry Kauzlarich

952-492-6200

Guidance Services

Mrs. Robin Whiteside

952-492-4400

Special Education Services

Mr. Larry Kauzlarich

952-492-4226

Director of Fine Arts

Mr. Larry Kauzlarich

952-492-6200

Athletic Director

Mr. Ken Hanson

952-492-4400

General Information

Mr. Larry Kauzlarich

952-492-6200

Gifted and Talented Director

Mr. Larry Kauzlarich

952-492-6200

Computer Education Director

Mr. Tim Bistrup

952-492-4400

High School Curriculum

Mr. Mark Ruggeberg

952-492-4400

Middle School Curriculum

Mr. Lance Chambers

952-492-4400

High School Guidance

Mrs. Robin Whiteside

952-492-4400

High School Special Ed.

Ms. Sandy Johnson

952-492-4400

High School Fine Arts

Mr. Jim Halvorson

952-492-4400

High School Athletics

Mr. Ken Hanson

952-492-4400

High School Information

Mr. Mark Ruggeberg

952-492-4400

Middle School Information

Mr. Lance Chambers

952-492-2332

High School Computer Ed.

Mr. Tim Bistrup

952-492-4400

 

 

Facilities:

Elementary
Schools

No.Buildings:1

No. Students: 650

Middle
Schools

No.Buildings:1

No. Students: 470

High Schools

No.Buildings:1

No. Students: 440

Open Enrollment

Yes 

 

 

Student
Staff Ratio:

 

Elementary
Schools

18 to
1

Middle
Schools

20 to
1

High Schools

25 to
1

 

 

Expenditures
Per Pupil:

 

Elementary
Schools

$7,500

Middle
Schools

$7,500

High Schools

$7,500

 

 

Transportation:

 

Bus Available:

Yes

 

 

Kindergarten:

Full
Day

 

 

 

 

Hot
Lunch:

 

Hot Lunch
Available:

Yes

 

 

Grading
Policies

 

Elementary
Schools

Letter

Middle
Schools

Letter

High Schools

Letter

 

 

Percentage
of Schools Accredited

 

Elementary
Schools

100%

Middle
Schools

100%

High Schools

100%

 

 

 

Percentage
Staff Degrees:

 

Bachelors:

100%

Masters:

60%

PhD’s:

N/A

 

 

Certified
Staff

 

Elementary

 

Elem Art:

Yes

Elem Phys.
Ed:

Yes

Elem Music:

Yes

Elem Media:

Yes

 

 

Number
of Non-Athletic Extracurricular Activities: 
19 

 

 

Classes
Offered:

 

Middle
School:

 

Band:

Yes

 

 

Choir:

Yes

 

Orchestra:

No 

French:

No 

Spanish:

No 

German:

No 

Adv. Computers:

Yes

 

 

High
School:

 

Band:

Yes 

Choir: 

Yes

Orchestra:

No 

French:

No 

Spanish:

Yes

German:

No 

Adv. Computers

Yes

Adv. Calculus:

Yes

 

 

 

Ratio
Students to Computers:

 

Elementary
Schools

7 to 1

Middle
Schools

7 to 1

High Schools

7 to 1

Learning
Alternatives

 

 

 

Percentage
of Seniors who went to:

 

Community
College

2 Year

30%

Vocational
or Tech

2 Year

25%

College
or University

4 Year

35%

* Combined

 

ACT
Statistics:

 

Average
ACT Scores

22

Percentage
of Students taking ACT

50%

 

 

SAT
Statistics:

 

Average
Math Score

N/A

Average
Verbal Score

N/A

Percentage
of Students taking SAT

2%

 

 

National
Merit Scholars:

0

Commended

0

Finalist

0

 

 

Programs
for Gifted and Talented:

Yes

Special Education 
 Programs:

Yes

 

 

Athletics:

Baseball

Boy 

Basketball

Boy/Girl

Football

Boy 

Ice Hockey

N/A

Downhill Skiing

N/A

CC Skiing

N/A

Tennis

Girl

Golf

Boy/Girl

Softball

Girl

Sync Swimming

N/A

Dance

N/A

Swimming

N/A

Wrestling

Boy  

Volleyball

Girl

Track

Boy/Girl

CC Running

Boy/Girl

Gymnastics

N/A

Soccer

N/A

 

 

Broomball

N/A

 

 

Dance Team

N/A

 

 

Badminton

N/A

 

 

 

 

 

 

Intramural
Programs:

 

 

Baseball

N/A

Soccer

N/A

Basketball

N/A

Softball

N/A

Lacrosse

N/A

Touch Football  

N/A

 

Other:

Volleyball:
N/A

 

 

 

 

Special
Programs worth mentioning:

High School offers
debate, journalism and theatre