Delano Elementary School

678 Tiger Dr
Delano, MN 55328
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Delano Elementary School serves 918 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Delano Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (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 75% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Delano Elementary School's student population of 918 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students918 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

Delano Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Delano Elementary School is 0.13, 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
#80 out of 1793 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
93%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.130.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDelano Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Delano Elementary School is Delano Senior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Delano Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Delano Delano Middle School Math: 82% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 5-8 | 821 students
    0.5 miles
    700 Elm Ave E
    Delano, MN 55328
    (763) 972-3365
    0.5 5-8 821
  • Delano Delano Senior High School Math: 61% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 782 students
    0.5 miles
    700 Elm Ave E
    Delano, MN 55328
    (763) 972-3365
    0.5 9-12 782
  • Rockford Rockford Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 5-8 | 550 students
    3.4 miles
    6051 Ash St
    Rockford, MN 55373
    (763) 477-5831
    3.4 5-8 550
  • Rockford Rockford Secondary Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 498 students
    3.6 miles
    7600 County Rd 50
    Rockford, MN 55373
    (763) 477-5846
    3.6 9-12 498
  • Rockford Rockford Elementary Arts Magnet School Math: 72% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 676 students
    3.8 miles
    7650 County Rd 50
    Rockford, MN 55373
    (763) 477-5837
    3.8 PK-4 676

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