1800 N Chestnut St
Chaska, MN 55318
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
La Academia serves 351 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
La Academia 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 45-49% (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 50-54% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

La Academia's student population of 351 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
351 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

La Academia 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 La Academia is 0.54, which is equal to 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 Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1151 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of La Academia and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
1%
7%
Hispanic
39%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
White
56%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in La Academia and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in La Academia and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in La Academia and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 351 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 30%)

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