Jenny Lind Elementary School

  • Jenny Lind Elementary School serves 402 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jenny Lind 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 10:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Jenny Lind Elementary School's student population of 402 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students402 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jenny Lind 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 diversity score of Jenny Lind Elementary School is 0.49, which is less 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#1619 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
70%
11%
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White
4%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.490.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMinneapolis Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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