Farnsworth Aerospace Upper

  • Farnsworth Aerospace Upper serves 620 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Farnsworth Aerospace Upper's student population of 620 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students620 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Farnsworth Aerospace Upper's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Farnsworth Aerospace Upper is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#1528 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Farnsworth Aerospace Upper and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
63%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
9%
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Black
17%
11%
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White
7%
67%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Farnsworth Aerospace Upper.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.560.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Farnsworth Aerospace Upper and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Paul Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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