Hancock Elementary School

  • Hancock Elementary School serves 202 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Hancock Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 32%.
  • Hancock Elementary School operates within the Hancock Public School District.

Top Placements

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

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Hancock Elementary School's student population of 202 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students202 students
Hancock Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Hancock Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Hancock Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2016)
Students by GradeHancock Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Hancock Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1784 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hancock Elementary School is 0.13, which is less 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
60%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
60%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Hancock Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Hancock Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
7%
Hancock Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
7%
9%
Hancock Elementary School Black Students (1995-2016)
Black
n/a
10%
Hancock Elementary School Black Students (1995-1997)
White
93%
68%
Hancock Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Hancock Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHancock Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.130.33
Hancock Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
31%
Hancock Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
Hancock Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Hancock Elementary School is Hancock Public School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 511 school districts in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Hancock Public School District's student population of 340 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,912 in this district is less than the state average of $11,015. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,698 is less than the state average of $11,205. The district spending/student has declined by 53% over four school years.
    School District NameHancock Public School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    2
    2
    Number of Students Managed340531
    Hancock Public School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
    60%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
    60%
    District Total Revenue$3 MM$6 MM
    District Spending$3 MM$6 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,912$11,015
    District Spending / Student$9,698$11,205
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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