Epsilon

Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Epsilon serves 23 students in grades 6-12.
Epsilon 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Epsilon's student population of 23 students has declined by 48% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students23 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Epsilon 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 Epsilon is 0.63, which is more 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
#1104 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
9%
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Black
57%
11%
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White
9%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
17%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.630.54
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Graduation Rate
(15-16)
<50%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Epsilon and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIntermediate School District 287 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Epsilon is Oak Hills High School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minnetonka Oak Hills High School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 5 students
    0.2 miles
    14300 Cty Rd 62
    Minnetonka, MN 55345
    (763) 205-7612
    0.2 6-12 5
  • Minnetonka Gatewood Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 420 students
    0.6 miles
    14900 Gatewood Dr
    Minnetonka, MN 55345
    (952) 988-5250
    0.6 PK-6 420
  • Eden Prairie Forest Hills Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 652 students
    0.9 miles
    13708 Holly Rd
    Eden Prairie, MN 55346
    (952) 975-8600
    0.9 K-6 652
  • Minnetonka Glen Lake Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 465 students
    1.6 miles
    4801 Woodridge Rd
    Minnetonka, MN 55345
    (952) 988-5200
    1.6 PK-6 465
  • Minnetonka Scenic Heights Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 879 students
    1.8 miles
    5650 Scenic Heights Dr
    Minnetonka, MN 55345
    (952) 401-5400
    1.8 K-5 879

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