Echo Park Elementary School

Echo Park Elementary School serves 655 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Echo Park Elementary School operates within the Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District.

School Overview

The student population of 655 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 655 students
Echo Park Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Echo Park Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Echo Park Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Echo Park Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Echo Park Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
2%
Echo Park Elementary School American Indian Students (1996-2014)
Asian
3%
6%
Echo Park Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
13%
8%
Echo Park Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
26%
10%
Echo Park Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
46%
71%
Echo Park Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
11%
3%
Echo Park Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.70 0.32
Echo Park Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
44%
31%
Echo Park Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
Echo Park Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District's student population of 27,289 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,761 in this district is less than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,622 is less than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
2
Number of Students Managed 27,289 528
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $325 MM $6 MM
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $321 MM $6 MM
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,761 $12,051
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,622 $11,992
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Cooperative Area Learning Prg. (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cooperative Area Learning Prg. (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cooperative Area Learning Prg. (0.5 miles away)
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