Edgewood Elementary School

  • Edgewood Elementary School serves 426 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Edgewood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Edgewood Elementary School's student population of 426 students has grown by 81% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 52% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edgewood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Edgewood Elementary School is 0.35, 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#1267 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
58%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
60%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
9%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
80%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edgewood Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.350.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edgewood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrior Lake-Savage Area Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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