Bishop Elementary School

  • Bishop Elementary School serves 502 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bishop Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Bishop Elementary School's student population of 502 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students502 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bishop Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bishop Elementary School is 0.46, 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)#365 out of 1791 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
10%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
8%
11%
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White
72%
66%
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Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bishop Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.460.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRochester Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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