Bishop Elementary School

2300 Overland Dr Nw
Rochester, MN 55901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Bishop Elementary School serves 449 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bishop Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 45%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 53%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 449 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

School Overview

Bishop Elementary School's student population of 449 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
449 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Bishop Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Bishop Elementary School is 0.54, which is less 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
#616 out of 1734 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
10%
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Black
12%
12%
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White
66%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 Bishop Elementary School's ranking?
Bishop Elementary School is ranked #616 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Minnesota.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
51% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% MN state average), while 51% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 53% MN state average).
How many students attend Bishop Elementary School?
449 students attend Bishop Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of Bishop Elementary School students are White, 12% of students are Black, 11% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bishop Elementary School?
Bishop Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 14:1.
What grades does Bishop Elementary School offer ?
Bishop Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Bishop Elementary School part of?
Bishop Elementary School is part of Rochester Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 449 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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