Armstrong Elementary School

  • Armstrong Elementary School serves 337 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Armstrong Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Armstrong Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Armstrong Elementary School's student population of 337 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Armstrong Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Armstrong Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank#388 out of 1793 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
10%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
9%
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Black
10%
11%
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White
60%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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Diversity Score0.610.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Washington County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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