Elton Hills Elementary School

1421 Elton Hills Dr Nw
Rochester, MN 55901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Elton Hills Elementary School serves 398 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Elton Hills Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 45%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 53%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 398 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Elton Hills Elementary School's student population of 398 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Elton Hills Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,734 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Elton Hills Elementary School is 0.74, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1293 out of 1734 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
10%
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Black
23%
12%
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White
42%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Elton Hills Elementary School's ranking?
Elton Hills Elementary School is ranked #1293 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Minnesota.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% MN state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 53% MN state average).
How many students attend Elton Hills Elementary School?
398 students attend Elton Hills Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of Elton Hills Elementary School students are White, 23% of students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Two or more races, and 11% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Elton Hills Elementary School?
Elton Hills Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 14:1.
What grades does Elton Hills Elementary School offer ?
Elton Hills Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Elton Hills Elementary School part of?
Elton Hills Elementary School is part of Rochester Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 398 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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