Luverne Elementary School

709 N Kniss
Luverne, MN 56156
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Luverne Elementary School serves 573 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Luverne Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) 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 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Luverne Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Luverne Elementary School's student population of 573 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students573 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Luverne Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Luverne Elementary School is 0.27, which is less 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
#259 out of 1793 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
85%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.270.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLuverne Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Luverne Elementary School is Blue Mound Learning Center (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pipestone Blue Mound Learning Center Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 19 students
    0.0 miles
    1314 N Hiawatha Ave
    Pipestone, MN 56164
    (507) 825-5858
    0 K-12 19
  • Luverne Luverne Alternative Program Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 5 students
    0.0 miles
    709 N Kniss
    Luverne, MN 56156
    (507) 283-4491
    0 9-12 5
  • Luverne Luverne Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 298 students
    0.0 miles
    709 N Kniss
    Luverne, MN 56156
    (507) 283-4491
    0 6-8 298
  • Luverne Luverne Senior High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 374 students
    0.0 miles
    709 N Kniss
    Luverne, MN 56156
    (507) 283-4491
    0 9-12 374
  • Magnolia Southwestern Youth Services Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 15 students
    6.5 miles
    401 W Luverne St
    Magnolia, MN 56158
    (507) 283-4425
    6.5 6-12 15

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