1300 Olson Memorial Hwy
Minneapolis, MN 55411
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Best Academy East At Olson serves 576 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Best Academy East At Olson's student population of 576 students has grown by 69% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
576 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Best Academy East At Olson is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
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 Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1585 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
n/a
9%
Black
98%
11%
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White
n/a
66%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 576 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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