Bel Air Elementary School

  • Bel Air Elementary School serves 692 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Bel Air Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 32%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Bel Air Elementary School's student population of 692 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students692 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Bel Air Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bel Air Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,784 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bel Air Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#327 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bel Air Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bel Air Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Bel Air Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bel Air Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bel Air Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
17%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bel Air Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
57%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bel Air Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bel Air Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bel Air Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.630.33
This chart display the diversity score of Bel Air Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bel Air Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bel Air Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMounds View Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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