Battle Creek Elementary School

60 Ruth St S
Saint Paul, MN 55119
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Battle Creek Elementary School serves 450 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Battle Creek Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 45%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 53%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 450 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Battle Creek Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Battle Creek Elementary School's student population of 450 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Battle Creek Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,734 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Battle Creek Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1485 out of 1734 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
46%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
10%
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Black
25%
12%
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White
8%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Battle Creek Elementary School's ranking?
Battle Creek Elementary School is ranked #1485 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Minnesota.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% MN state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 53% MN state average).
How many students attend Battle Creek Elementary School?
450 students attend Battle Creek Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Battle Creek Elementary School students are Asian, 25% of students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, and 8% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Battle Creek Elementary School?
Battle Creek Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 14:1.
What grades does Battle Creek Elementary School offer ?
Battle Creek Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Battle Creek Elementary School part of?
Battle Creek Elementary School is part of St. Paul Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 450 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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