Lyndale Elementary School

  • Lyndale Elementary School serves 475 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (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 46% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Lyndale Elementary School's student population of 475 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lyndale Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lyndale Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#1367 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
9%
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Black
51%
11%
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White
32%
67%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.630.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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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