Akin Road Elementary School

  • Akin Road Elementary School serves 684 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Akin Road Elementary School's student population of 684 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students684 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Akin Road Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Akin Road Elementary School is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#712 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
9%
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Black
3%
11%
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White
77%
67%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Akin Road Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.400.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Akin Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFarmington Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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