Gibbs Elementary School

5525 56th St Nw
Rochester, MN 55901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 769 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Gibbs Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 45%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 53%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 769 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • : Top 20% in MN
  • : 57% (Top 20%)
  • : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Gibbs Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

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School Overview

Gibbs Elementary School's student population of 769 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
769 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Gibbs Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 1,734 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Gibbs Elementary School is 0.63, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (MN)
#311 out of 1734 schools
(Top 20%)
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57%
45%
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61%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
10%
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Black
16%
12%
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White
57%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
6%
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0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gibbs Elementary School's ranking?
Gibbs Elementary School is ranked #311 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
57% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% MN state average), while 61% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 53% MN state average).
How many students attend Gibbs Elementary School?
769 students attend Gibbs Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Gibbs Elementary School students are White, 16% of students are Black, 12% of students are Asian, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 7% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gibbs Elementary School?
Gibbs Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 14:1.
What grades does Gibbs Elementary School offer ?
Gibbs Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Gibbs Elementary School part of?
Gibbs Elementary School is part of Rochester Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 769 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 57% (Top 20%)
  • : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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