Gideon Pond Elementary School

  • Gideon Pond Elementary School serves 414 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (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 55-59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

Top Placements

Gideon Pond Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Gideon Pond Elementary School's student population of 414 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students414 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gideon Pond Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gideon Pond Elementary School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. 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#760 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
9%
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Black
45%
11%
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White
39%
67%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurnsville Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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    Grades: PK | 226 students
    0.7 miles
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  • Burnsville Options Alternative School
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    0.7 miles
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