Elementary Lighthouse

  • Elementary Lighthouse serves 44 students in grades 1-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (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 ≥90% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Elementary Lighthouse placed in the top 1% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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

School Overview

  • Elementary Lighthouse's student population of 44 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-6
Total Students44 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elementary Lighthouse is ranked within the top 1% 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 Elementary Lighthouse is 0.49, 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#16 out of 1793 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
9%
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Black
5%
11%
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White
70%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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Diversity Score0.490.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpring Lake Park School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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