7000 Cornelia Dr
Minneapolis, MN 55435
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Cornelia Elementary School serves 550 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Cornelia Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 36% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Cornelia Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

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School Overview

Cornelia Elementary School's student population of 550 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
550 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Cornelia Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Cornelia Elementary School is 0.64, which is more 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#107 out of 1789 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
59%
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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
21%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
10%
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Black
8%
11%
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White
55%
64%
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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
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 550 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64

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