Field Community

  • Field Community serves 513 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

School Overview

  • Field Community's student population of 513 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Field Community's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Field Community is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#195 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
15%
11%
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White
73%
67%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.440.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMinneapolis Public School District

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Soccer, Volley Ball
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Field's average grade 8 Science MCA II scores are among the highest of all reporting public and non-public schools in the state.
  • Field regularly surpasses the 95% attendance goal
  • .More than half the student body participates in an instrumental or choral group
  • .Many students participate in Science Bowl each year.
  • Math teams have won numerous awards in district and state competitions.
  • Girls in Engineering, Mathematics and Science (GEMS) is offered to girls in grades 5-8.Guys in Science and Engineering (GISE) is offered to 5th-8th grade boys.
  • Field has a strong PTA, community and volunteer support.

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Watershed High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 53 students
    0.1 miles
    6541 16th Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)871-4363
    0.1 9-12 53
  • Minneapolis Southside Family Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 118 students
    0.2 miles
    4500 Clinton Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55419
    (612)872-8322
    0.2 K-8 118
  • Minneapolis Folwell Arts Magnet
    Grades: PK-8 | 884 students
    0.6 miles
    3611 20th Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55407
    (612)668-4550
    0.6 PK-8 884
  • Minneapolis Mps Metro Sj Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 45 students
    0.6 miles
    1121 E 46th St
    Minneapolis, MN 55407
    (612)668-4782
    0.6 K-12 45
  • Minneapolis Ramsey Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 785 students
    0.6 miles
    1 West 49th St
    Minneapolis, MN 55419
    (612)668-4040
    0.6 6-8 785

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