Harriet Bishop Elementary School

14400 O'connell Rd

Savage, MN 55378
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (952)707-3900
  • Harriet Bishop Elementary School serves 616 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (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 71% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Harriet Bishop Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 32%.
  • Harriet Bishop Elementary School operates within the Burnsville Public School District.

Top Placements (Minnesota)

Harriet Bishop Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in Minnesota for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Harriet Bishop Elementary School's student population of 616 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students616 students
Harriet Bishop Elementary School Total Students (1998-2016)
Gender %Harriet Bishop Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Harriet Bishop Elementary School Total Teachers (2000-2016)
Students by GradeHarriet Bishop Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Harriet Bishop Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harriet Bishop Elementary School is 0.58, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
60%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
60%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Harriet Bishop Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2016)
Asian
16%
7%
Harriet Bishop Elementary School Asian Students (1998-2016)
Hispanic
11%
9%
Harriet Bishop Elementary School Black Students (2000-2016)
Black
5%
10%
Harriet Bishop Elementary School Black Students (1998-2016)
White
62%
68%
Harriet Bishop Elementary School White Students (1998-2016)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Harriet Bishop Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsHarriet Bishop Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.580.33
Harriet Bishop Elementary School Diversity Score (1998-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
31%
Harriet Bishop Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
Harriet Bishop Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Harriet Bishop Elementary School is Burnsville Public School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 511 school districts in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Burnsville Public School District's student population of 9,200 students has decreased by 5% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $13,345 is higher than the state average of $11,015. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,754 is higher than the state average of $11,205. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    School District NameBurnsville Public School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    20
    2
    Number of Students Managed9,200531
    Burnsville Public School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    60%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    54%
    60%
    District Total Revenue$130 MM$6 MM
    District Spending$134 MM$6 MM
    District Revenue / Student$13,345$11,015
    District Spending / Student$13,754$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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