Gleason Lake Elementary School

  • Gleason Lake Elementary School serves 622 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 94% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 88% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Gleason Lake Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Gleason Lake Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Gleason Lake Elementary School's student population of 622 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students622 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gleason Lake Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,784 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gleason Lake Elementary School is 0.41, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rankn/a
13%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
60%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gleason Lake Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
5%
10%
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White
76%
68%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gleason Lake Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.410.33
This chart display the diversity score of Gleason Lake Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gleason Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayzata Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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