704 3rd Ave Ne
Brainerd, MN 56401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Lowell Elementary School serves 373 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Lowell Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 36% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Lowell Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

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School Overview

Lowell Elementary School's student population of 373 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Lowell Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Lowell Elementary School is 0.15, which is less 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
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#52 out of 1789 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
92%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lowell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Students: 373 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15

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