3501 65th Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55429
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Garden City Elementary School serves 223 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Garden City 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 36% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Garden City Elementary School's student population of 223 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
223 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Garden City Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Garden City Elementary School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1598 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
26%
7%
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Hispanic
25%
10%
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Black
35%
11%
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White
7%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.75
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 223 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.75

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