Emerson Elementary School

  • Emerson Elementary School serves 511 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Emerson Elementary School operates within the Minneapolis Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 511 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students511 students
Emerson Elementary School Total Students (1996-2016)
Gender %Emerson Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Emerson Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2016)
Students by GradeEmerson Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
Emerson Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2016)
American Indian
2%
2%
Emerson Elementary School American Indian Students (1996-2016)
Asian
n/a
7%
Emerson Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
69%
9%
Emerson Elementary School Black Students (1996-2016)
Black
11%
10%
Emerson Elementary School Black Students (1996-2016)
White
15%
68%
Emerson Elementary School White Students (1996-2016)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Emerson Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsEmerson Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.490.52
Emerson Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
31%
Emerson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
Emerson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Minneapolis Public School District's student population of 36,789 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,566 is higher than the state average of $11,015. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,218 is higher than the state average of $11,205. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameMinneapolis Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
100
2
Number of Students Managed36,789531
Minneapolis Public School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$630 MM$6 MM
Minneapolis Public School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$581 MM$6 MM
Minneapolis Public School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$17,566$11,015
Minneapolis Public School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$16,218$11,205
Minneapolis Public School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school is Mps Metro C (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Mps Metro C (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Mps Metro C (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Mps Metro C Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 17 students
    0.1 miles
    143 E 19th St
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    (612)668-5470
    0.1 K-12 17
  • Minneapolis Loring Nicollet Extended High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.4 miles
    1925 Nicollet Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    (612)872-3626
    0.4 9-12 n/a
  • Minneapolis Loring-nicollet High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 54 students
    0.4 miles
    1925 Nicollet Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    (612)872-3626
    0.4 9-12 54
  • Minneapolis Teal Elementary Academy For Learnin Charter School

    0.4 miles
    4 West Franklin Avenue
    Minneapolis, MN 55404
    (612)849-5886
    0.4 n/a n/a
  • Minneapolis Fair Elementary School
    Grades: K-3 | 183 students
    0.5 miles
    10 South 10th Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    (612)668-1060
    0.5 K-3 183

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Minnesota public schools have a diversity score of 0.52, which is same as the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Minnesota is Roseville Public School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Minnesota or national school diversity statistics.