La Academia

1800 N Chestnut St
Chaska, MN 55318
(School attendance zone shown in map)
La Academia serves 351 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
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.
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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
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 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 41% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

La Academia 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 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 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 Ratio15:116:1
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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%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.540.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEastern Carver County Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to La Academia is Prairiecare Chaska (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is World Learner Charter School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jonathan Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chaska Kinder Academy
    Grades: K | 78 students
    0.1 miles
    1800 N Chestnut St
    Chaska, MN 55318
    (952) 556-6300
    0.1 K 78
  • Chaska Jonathan Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 600 students
    0.3 miles
    11300 Pioneer Trail W
    Chaska, MN 55318
    (952) 556-6500
    0.3 K-5 600
  • Chaska World Learner Charter School Charter School
    Grades: 1-8 | 218 students
    0.4 miles
    112050 Hundertmark Rd
    Chaska, MN 55318
    (952) 368-7398
    0.4 1-8 218
  • Chaska Prairiecare Chaska Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 12 students
    0.5 miles
    111 Hundertmark Rd Suite 205n
    Chaska, MN 55318
    (952) 903-1350
    0.5 K-12 12
  • Chanhassen Integrated Arts Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 66 students
    0.9 miles
    11 Peavy Rd
    Chanhassen, MN 55317
    (952) 556-6200
    0.9 9-12 66

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