Marcy Open Elementary School

  • Marcy Open Elementary School serves 712 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (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 51% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Marcy Open Elementary School's student population of 712 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students712 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marcy Open Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marcy Open Elementary School is 0.65, 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#1004 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
9%
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Black
35%
11%
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White
47%
67%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marcy Open Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.650.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marcy Open Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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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School Reviews

  4.67 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
Great school, super involved community. Great teachers and staff, no staff turnover. Wouldn`t have chosen any other public school!
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4  
Marcy is the best school I could ever have gone to, the teachers are nice the school food isn't the best but eatable and I made many friends there
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5  
I love Marcy. There's a great combination of good teachers and social atmosphere. Diversity is a big plus, teaching our kids a great lesson of different races and cultures living together. I think Marcy is a great school to prepare kids to be global citizens.
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