Gage Elementary School

  • Gage Elementary School serves 693 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 39% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gage Elementary School 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 student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Gage Elementary School's student population of 693 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students693 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gage Elementary School 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 Gage Elementary School is 0.77, 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#1387 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
15%
7%
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Hispanic
16%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gage Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
25%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gage Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
35%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gage Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.770.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRochester Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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