Linwood Monroe Arts Plus Upper

  • Linwood Monroe Arts Plus Upper serves 541 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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 46% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Linwood Monroe Arts Plus Upper 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 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Linwood Monroe Arts Plus Upper places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Linwood Monroe Arts Plus Upper's student population of 541 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students541 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Linwood Monroe Arts Plus Upper 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 Linwood Monroe Arts Plus Upper is 0.75, which is more 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#1462 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
21%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
9%
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Black
30%
11%
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White
33%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score0.750.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Paul Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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