Kaleidoscope Charter Elementary School

Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Kaleidoscope Charter Elementary School serves 388 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Kaleidoscope Charter 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 55-59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Kaleidoscope Charter Elementary School's student population of 388 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Kaleidoscope Charter 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 Kaleidoscope Charter Elementary School is 0.15, 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
#1033 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
92%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.150.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKaleidoscope Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kaleidoscope Charter Elementary School is St. Michael-albertville Senior High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kaleidoscope Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Albertville Kaleidoscope Middle School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 101 students
    0.3 miles
    7525 Kalland Ave Ne
    Albertville, MN 55301
    (763) 428-1890
    0.3 6-8 101
  • Saint Michael Fieldstone Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 1-4 | 638 students
    0.9 miles
    5255 Jansen Ave Ne
    Saint Michael, MN 55376
    (763) 497-0904
    0.9 1-4 638
  • Albertville Albertville Primary
    Grades: PK-K | 468 students
    1.0 miles
    5386 Main Ave Ne
    Albertville, MN 55301
    (763) 497-2688
    1 PK-K 468
  • Albertville St Michael-albertville Middle West Math: 78% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 5-8 | 1,073 student
    1.2 miles
    11343 50th St Ne
    Albertville, MN 55301
    (763) 497-4524
    1.2 5-8 1,073
  • Saint Michael St. Michael-albertville Senior High School Math: 63% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,985 student
    1.2 miles
    5800 Jamison Ave Ne
    Saint Michael, MN 55376
    (763) 497-2192
    1.2 9-12 1,985

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