3764 95th Ave Ne
Circle Pines, MN 55014
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Karner Blue Education Center serves 102 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Karner Blue Education Center 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 102 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

School Overview

Karner Blue Education Center's student population of 102 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
102 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Karner Blue Education Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Karner Blue Education Center is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1650 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
14:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
10%
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Black
26%
12%
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White
58%
63%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 102 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MN Dept. of Education

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