Excelsior Elementary School

441 Oak St
Excelsior, MN 55331
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Excelsior Elementary School serves 808 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Excelsior Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (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 72% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) 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 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Excelsior Elementary School's student population of 808 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students808 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

Excelsior Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Excelsior Elementary School is 0.34, 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
#155 out of 1793 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
81%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.340.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMinnetonka Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Excelsior Elementary School is 276 Minnetonka Compass (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Minnetonka West Middle School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Excelsior Minnetonka West Middle School Math: 85% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,226 student
    1.0 miles
    6421 Hazeltine Blvd
    Excelsior, MN 55331
    (952) 401-5300
    1 6-8 1,226
  • Excelsior Minnewashta Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 896 students
    2.3 miles
    26350 Smithtown Rd
    Excelsior, MN 55331
    (952) 401-5500
    2.3 K-5 896
  • Chanhassen Bluff Creek Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 606 students
    2.7 miles
    2300 Coulter Blvd
    Chanhassen, MN 55317
    (952) 556-6600
    2.7 K-5 606
  • Excelsior Deephaven Education Center Alternative School
    Grades: PK | 86 students
    2.7 miles
    4584 Vine Hill Rd
    Excelsior, MN 55331
    (952) 401-6800
    2.7 PK 86
  • Chanhassen Chanhassen Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 475 students
    2.8 miles
    7600 Laredo Dr
    Chanhassen, MN 55317
    (952) 556-6700
    2.8 K-5 475

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