Echo Park Elementary School

14100 County Rd 11,

Burnsville, MN, 55337-4763

Tel: (952)431-8390
Grades: KG-5

719 students

Echo Park Elementary School serves 719 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Echo Park Elementary School operates within the Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District.

Overview

The student population of 719 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 719 students
Echo Park Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Echo Park Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Echo Park Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Echo Park Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
4%
6%
Echo Park Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
13%
7%
Echo Park Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
22%
10%
Echo Park Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
50%
72%
Echo Park Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Echo Park Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Echo Park Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.68 0.45
Echo Park Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
36%
31%
Echo Park Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Echo Park Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 27,437 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
2
Number of Students Managed 27,437 518
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $327 MM $6 MM
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $354 MM $6 MM
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,764 $11,416
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,736 $11,593
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Burnsville Cooperative Area Learning Prg.
    Alternative School
    13754 Frontier Court
    Burnsville , MN , 55337
    (651)423-7712
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Burnsville Nicollet Junior High School
    400 East 134th St
    Burnsville , MN , 55337
    (952)707-2600
    1.2  mi  |  609  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • Apple Valley Westview Elementary School
    225 Garden View Dr
    Apple Valley , MN , 55124
    (952)431-8380
    1.2  mi  |  461  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Burnsville Sky Oaks Elementary School
    100 East 134th St
    Burnsville , MN , 55337
    (952)707-3700
    1.3  mi  |  625  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Burnsville 917 D/hoh Gideon Pond Elementary School
    Special Education School
    613 East 130 St
    Burnsville , MN , 55337
    (952)707-3090
    Special Education School
    1.4  mi  |  32  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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