Chaska Middle School West

  • Chaska Middle School West serves 592 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (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 69% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

Top Placements

Chaska Middle School West places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Chaska Middle School West's student population of 592 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chaska Middle School West's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chaska Middle School West is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#494 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
83%
67%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chaska Middle School West.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.310.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chaska Middle School West and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEastern Carver County Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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