Best Academy East At Olson

  • Best Academy East At Olson serves 576 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Best Academy East At Olson 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

Best Academy East At Olson places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Best Academy East At Olson's student population of 576 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students576 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Best Academy East At Olson is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Best Academy East At Olson is 0.04, which is less 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 School Rank (16-17)#1539 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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Black
98%
11%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.040.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Best Academy East At Olson 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 NameBest Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Harvest Preparatory School Charter School
    Grades: K-4 | 262 students
    0.0 miles
    1300 Olson Memorial Hwy
    Minneapolis, MN 55411
    (612)381-9743
    0.0 K-4 262
  • Minneapolis Mastery School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 206 students
    0.0 miles
    4021 Thomas Avenue North
    Minneapolis, MN 55411
    (612)381-9743
    0.0 K-5 206
  • Minneapolis Bethune Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 339 students
    0.2 miles
    919 Emerson Ave N
    Minneapolis, MN 55411
    (612)668-2550
    0.2 PK-5 339
  • Minneapolis Harrison Education Center Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 32 students
    0.2 miles
    501 Irving Ave N
    Minneapolis, MN 55405
    (612)668-2680
    0.2 9-12 32
  • Minneapolis River Bend Educational Center Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 78 students
    0.3 miles
    1510 Glenwood Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55405
    (612)668-2884
    0.3 K-12 78

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