Mendota Elementary School

1979 Summit Ln
Saint Paul, MN 55118
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Mendota Elementary School serves 427 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Mendota Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mendota Elementary School's student population of 427 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students427 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Mendota 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 Mendota Elementary School is 0.41, 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
#244 out of 1793 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
9%
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Black
6%
11%
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White
76%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.410.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest St. Paul-Mendota Hts.-Eagan School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mendota Elementary School is Special Education (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Friendly Hills Middle School (1.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Paul Early Learning Resource Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 127 students
    1.6 miles
    1970 Christensen Ave.
    Saint Paul, MN 55118
    (651) 403-7004
    1.6 PK 127
  • Saint Paul Friendly Hills Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 742 students
    1.7 miles
    701 Mendota Heights Rd
    Saint Paul, MN 55120
    (651) 403-7601
    1.7 5-8 742
  • Saint Paul Special Education Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 5 students
    1.7 miles
    1897 Delaware Ave.
    Saint Paul, MN 55118
    (651) 403-7011
    1.7 K-12 5
  • Saint Paul Henry Sibley High School Math: 46% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,430 student
    1.8 miles
    1897 Delaware Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55118
    (651) 403-7101
    1.8 9-12 1,430
  • Saint Paul W St. Paul Area Learning Cntr. Alternative School
    Math: <50%
    Grades: 9-12
    1.8 miles
    1897 Delaware Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55118
    (651) 403-7101
    1.8 9-12 n/a

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