Harriet Bishop Elementary School

  • 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Harriet Bishop Elementary School's student population of 616 students has declined by 5% 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
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harriet Bishop Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 16:1 has stayed the same 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%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harriet Bishop Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harriet Bishop Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
16%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Harriet Bishop Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
5%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Harriet Bishop Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
62%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Harriet Bishop Elementary School and the percentage of White students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harriet Bishop Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.580.33
This chart display the diversity score of Harriet Bishop Elementary School and the average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Harriet Bishop Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harriet Bishop Elementary School and the percentage of 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 NameBurnsville Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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