Bluff View Elementary School

1156 West Lakewood Ave
Lake City, MN 55041
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Bluff View Elementary School serves 654 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Bluff View Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Bluff View Elementary School's student population of 654 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students654 students
This chart display total students of Bluff View Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Bluff View Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Bluff View Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Bluff View Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Bluff View Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bluff View Elementary School is 0.17, 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 Testing Rank
#585 out of 1793 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Bluff View Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bluff View 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bluff View 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bluff View Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bluff View Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bluff View Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bluff View Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
91%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bluff View Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bluff View Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bluff View Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.170.54
This chart display the diversity score of Bluff View Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bluff View Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bluff View Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake City Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bluff View Elementary School is Lake City Credit Recovery (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lincoln Secondary (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pepin Elementary School (6.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Red Wing Lake City Credit Recovery Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.5 miles
    300 South Garden Street
    Red Wing, MN 55066
    (651) 388-4441
    0.5 9-12 n/a
  • Lake City Lincoln Secondary Math: 51% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 589 students
    0.5 miles
    300 S Garden Street
    Lake City, MN 55041
    (651) 345-4553
    0.5 7-12 589
  • Pepin Pepin Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 141 students
    6.0 miles
    510 Pine St
    Pepin, WI 54759
    (715) 442-2391
    6 PK-6 141
  • Pepin Pepin High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 83 students
    6.0 miles
    510 Pine St
    Pepin, WI 54759
    (715) 442-2391
    6 7-12 83
  • Red Wing Pathways Program Grades 8-12 Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 18 students
    13.9 miles
    395 Guernsey Lane
    Red Wing, MN 55066
    (651) 388-4441
    13.9 8-12 18

School Reviews

Review Bluff View Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Entering high school is a big change and a big challenge. Take advice from high school teachers and fellow students to help you survive the transition.
Michelle Rhee's name seems to garner press as often as Education Secretary Arne Duncan, but Rhee has her equal share of critics and supporters. Learn about Rhee's controversial reforms and plans for revolutionizing education in this country.
Learn about how your school will address pandemic health issues, such as the H1N1 virus, and how you can be proactive in learning about school closing guidelines.