Greenwood Elementary School

18005 Medina Rd
Plymouth, MN 55447
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Greenwood Elementary School serves 793 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Greenwood 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 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Greenwood Elementary School's student population of 793 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students793 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

Greenwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Greenwood Elementary School is 0.55, 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
#12 out of 1793 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
26%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
62%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.550.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayzata Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Greenwood Elementary School is The Alternative Program (tap) (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Allina Php Ct (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kimberly Lane Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Plymouth Kimberly Lane Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 759 students
    0.9 miles
    17405 Old Rockford Rd
    Plymouth, MN 55446
    (763) 745-5600
    0.9 K-5 759
  • Plymouth Plymouth Creek Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 687 students
    1.4 miles
    16005 41st Ave N
    Plymouth, MN 55446
    (763) 745-5800
    1.4 K-5 687
  • Plymouth The Alternative Program (tap) Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 114 students
    1.5 miles
    4955 Peony Ln
    Plymouth, MN 55446
    (763) 745-6638
    1.5 9-12 114
  • Plymouth I.S. The Alternative Program (tap) Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 2 students
    1.5 miles
    4955 Peony Ln
    Plymouth, MN 55446
    (763) 745-6638
    1.5 10-12 2
  • Plymouth Wayzata High School Math: 79% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,342 students
    1.5 miles
    4955 Peony Ln N
    Plymouth, MN 55446
    (763) 745-6610
    1.5 9-12 3,342

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