Indian Mounds Elementary School

  • Indian Mounds Elementary School serves 341 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Indian Mounds Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Indian Mounds Elementary School's student population of 341 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students341 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Indian Mounds Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Indian Mounds Elementary School is 0.77, 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 School Rank#1466 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
29%
9%
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Black
27%
11%
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White
25%
66%
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Two or more races
10%
5%
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Diversity Score0.770.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloomington Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Indian Mounds Elementary School is Beacon Alp (0.8 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Valley View Middle School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Beacon Alp Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 114 students
    0.8 miles
    9701 Nicollet Ave
    Minneapolis, MN 55420
    (952)681-5058
    0.8 9-12 114
  • Minneapolis Bloomington Transition Center Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 56 students
    0.8 miles
    2575 West 88th Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55431
    (952)681-6259
    0.8 9-12 56
  • Minneapolis Beacon Alp I.S. Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.9 miles
    9701 Nicollet Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55420
    (952)681-5056
    0.9 9-12 n/a
  • Minneapolis Kennedy Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,525 student
    1.0 miles
    9701 Nicollet Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55420
    (952)681-5000
    1.0 9-12 1,525
  • Minneapolis Valley View Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 785 students
    1.3 miles
    8900 Portland Ave
    Minneapolis, MN 55420
    (952)681-5800
    1.3 6-8 785

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