Loring Elementary School

  • Loring Elementary School serves 381 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Loring Elementary School's student population of 381 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students381 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Loring Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Loring Elementary School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#1407 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
13%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
9%
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Black
37%
11%
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White
31%
67%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.740.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMinneapolis Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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