Minneapolis Public School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 96 public schools serving 32,722 students in Minneapolis Public School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Minnesota.
Public Schools in Minneapolis Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 59% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Minneapolis Public School District are Lake Harriet Lower Elementary School, Armatage Elementary School and Hale Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minneapolis Public School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Minnesota public school average of 36% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Minneapolis Public School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Minnesota for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Minneapolis Public School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MN)
# Schools
96 Schools
2,544 Schools
# Students
32,722 Students
872,755 Students
# Teachers
2,049 Teachers
53,334 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Minneapolis Public School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 515 school districts in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 59% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MN)
Overall District Rank
#378 out of 522 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Minneapolis Public   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Minneapolis Public   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minneapolis Public   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
75%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Minneapolis Public   School District and public school graduation rate of MN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.73
0.57
# American Indian Students
859 Students
15,533 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
2%
# Asian Students
1,452 Students
61,043 Students
% Asian Students
4%
7%
# Hispanic Students
5,591 Students
88,237 Students
% Hispanic Students
17%
10%
# Black Students
10,910 Students
101,657 Students
% Black Students
33%
11%
# White Students
12,074 Students
555,545 Students
% White Students
37%
64%
# Hawaiian Students
34 Students
825 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,802 Students
49,915 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
881
21,237
# Students in K Grade:
2,443
59,523
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,686
62,717
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,571
62,188
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,517
62,526
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,398
62,480
# Students in 5th Grade:
2,411
63,784
# Students in 6th Grade:
2,250
65,070
# Students in 7th Grade:
2,245
67,411
# Students in 8th Grade:
2,307
68,070
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,409
68,513
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,416
67,991
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,374
68,059
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,814
73,186
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $21,912 is higher than the state median of $14,481. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $24,050 is higher than the state median of $14,746. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MN)
Total Revenue
$717 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Minneapolis Public   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$787 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Minneapolis Public   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$21,912
$14,481
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Minneapolis Public   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$24,050
$14,746
This chart display average spending per public school student in Minneapolis Public   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Minneapolis Public School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lake Harriet Lower Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4030 Chowen Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55410
(612) 668-3210
Grades: K-3
| 455 students
Rank: #22.
Armatage Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 83% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2501 W 56th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55410
(612) 668-3180
Grades: PK-5
| 527 students
Rank: #33.
Hale Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5330 13th Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55417
(612) 668-3760
Grades: K-4
| 584 students
Rank: #44.
Lake Harriet Upper School
Math: 82% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4912 Vincent Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55410
(612) 668-3310
Grades: 4-8
| 566 students
Rank: #55.
Burroughs Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1601 W 50th St
Minneapolis, MN 55419
(612) 668-3280
Grades: K-5
| 670 students
Rank: #66.
Field Community
Math: 75% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4645 4th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55419
(612) 668-3640
Grades: 5-8
| 467 students
Rank: #77.
Northrop Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4315 31st Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55406
(612) 668-4520
Grades: K-5
| 447 students
Rank: #88.
Howe Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3733 43rd Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55406
(612) 668-4640
Grades: 3-5
| 211 students
Rank: #99.
Kenny Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5720 Emerson Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55419
(612) 668-3340
Grades: K-5
| 412 students
Rank: #1010.
Justice Page Middle School
Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1 West 49th St
Minneapolis, MN 55419
(612) 668-4040
Grades: 6-8
| 799 students
Rank: #1111.
Kenwood Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2013 Penn Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55405
(612) 668-2760
Grades: K-5
| 354 students
Rank: #1212.
Waite Park Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1800 34th Ave Ne
Minneapolis, MN 55418
(612) 668-1600
Grades: PK-5
| 355 students
Rank: #1313.
Henry Senior High School
Math: <50% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4320 Newton Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55412
(612) 668-2000
Grades: 9-12
| 949 students
Rank: #1414.
Dowling Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3900 W River Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN 55406
(612) 668-4410
Grades: K-5
| 462 students
Rank: #1515.
Anthony Middle School
Math: 57% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
5757 Irving Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55419
(612) 668-3240
Grades: 6-8
| 693 students
Rank: #1616.
Windom School
Magnet School
Math: 58% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5821 Wentworth Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55419
(612) 668-3370
Grades: PK-5
| 509 students
Rank: #1717.
Lake Nokomis Comm-keewaydin Campus
Math: 50% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5209 30th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55417
(612) 668-4670
Grades: 3-8
| 469 students
Rank: #1818.
Washburn Senior High School
Math: 49% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
201 W 49th St
Minneapolis, MN 55419
(612) 668-3400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,690 students
Rank: #1919.
Barton Open Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4237 Colfax Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55409
(612) 668-3580
Grades: K-8
| 624 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Longfellow Alternative
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3017 E 31st St
Minneapolis, MN 55406
(612) 668-4700
Grades: 7-12
| 74 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Plymouth Youth Center
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2210 Oliver Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55411
(612) 643-2000
Grades: 9-12
| 123 students
Rank: #2222.
Lyndale Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
312 West 34th St
Minneapolis, MN 55408
(612) 668-4000
Grades: PK-5
| 471 students
Rank: #2323.
Sanford Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3524 42nd Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55406
(612) 668-4900
Grades: 6-8
| 933 students
Rank: #2424.
Marcy Open Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 44% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(4)
415 4th Ave Se
Minneapolis, MN 55414
(612) 668-1020
Grades: K-8
| 669 students
Rank: #2525.
Southwest Senior High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3414 W 47th St
Minneapolis, MN 55410
(612) 668-3030
Grades: 9-12
| 1,918 students
Rank: #2626.
Webster Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
425 5th Street Ne
Minneapolis, MN 55413
(612) 668-1210
Grades: PK-5
| 315 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Loring Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2600 44th Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55412
(612) 668-2060
Grades: PK-5
| 389 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Pratt Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
66 Malcolm Ave Se
Minneapolis, MN 55414
(612) 668-1122
Grades: PK-5
| 270 students
Rank: #2929.
Seward Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 35% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2309 28th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55406
(612) 668-4950
Grades: PK-8
| 793 students
Rank: #3030.
Pillsbury Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2250 Garfield St Ne
Minneapolis, MN 55418
(612) 668-1530
Grades: PK-5
| 252 students
Rank: #3131.
Voa High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
924 19th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55404
(612) 375-0700
Grades: 9-12
| 86 students
Rank: #3232.
Anwatin Middle Com & Spanish D I
Math: 38% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
256 Upton Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55405
(612) 668-2450
Grades: 6-8
| 548 students
Rank: #3333.
Fair Senior High School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
10 South 10th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55403
(612) 668-1060
Grades: 9-12
| 284 students
Rank: #3434.
Bancroft Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3829 13th Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55407
(612) 668-3550
Grades: PK-5
| 494 students
Rank: #3535.
Emerson Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1421 Spruce Place
Minneapolis, MN 55403
(612) 668-3610
Grades: PK-5
| 450 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Minneapolis Public School District
  • 1250 WEST BROADWAY AVE, MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 55411-2533
  • (612) 668-0000
  • mpls.k12.mn.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 32,722 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75% (Btm 50% in MN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.73

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