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For the 2021 school year, there are 21 public elementary schools serving 12,674 students in South Washington County School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public elementary schools in Minnesota.
Public Elementary Schools in South Washington County School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Minnesota public elementary school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 59% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in South Washington County School District are Liberty Ridge Elementary School, Valley Crossing Elementary School and Lake Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the Minnesota public elementary school average of 35% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameSouth Washington County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.sowashco.k12.mn.us/
School District Phone Number(651) 425-6201
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MN)
# of Schools21 Schools1,517 Schools
# of Students12,674 Students594,562 Students
# of Teachers849 Teachers38,471 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Rank

South Washington County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 484 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 93% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MN)
Overall District Rank
#60 out of 522 school districts
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Washington County   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)
68%
59%
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Graduation Rate
93%
84%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.530.56
# of American Indian Students30 Students10,372 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# of Asian Students1,360 Students41,781 Students
% Asian Students
11%
7%
# of Hispanic Students1,041 Students57,574 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
10%
# of Black Students947 Students68,227 Students
% Black Students
7%
11%
# of White Students8,451 Students383,741 Students
% White Students
67%
65%
# of Hawaiian Students5 Students468 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students840 Students32,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5910,675
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,34561,538
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,33663,600
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,35364,441
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,39865,755
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,46467,270
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,43067,677
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,48466,544
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,41554,750
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,38553,872
# of Students in 9th Grade:24,300
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 4,330
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 4,422
# of Students in 12th Grade:35,388
# of Ungraded Students: - -

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,464 is higher than the state median of $14,432. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,455 is higher than the state median of $14,942. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MN)
Total Revenue$274 MM$8 MM
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Spending$293 MM$8 MM
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Revenue / Student$14,464$14,432
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Revenue / Student$15,455$14,942
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Best South Washington County School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Liberty Ridge Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    11395 Eagle View Blvd
    Saint Paul, MN 55129
    (651) 425-5901

    Grades: K-5 | 909 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Valley Crossing Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9900 Park Crossing
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 425-7501

    Grades: K-6 | 624 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Lake Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3133 Pioneer Dr
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 425-6404

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,351 student
  • Rank: #44.
    Grey Cloud Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    9525 Indian Blvd S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-4201

    Grades: K-5 | 791 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Cottage Grove Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7447 65th St S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-5801

    Grades: K-5 | 512 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Red Rock Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3311 Commonwealth Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 425-5601

    Grades: K-5 | 568 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Middleton Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9105 Lake Rd
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 768-4901

    Grades: K-5 | 728 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Royal Oaks Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7335 Steepleview Rd
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 425-4701

    Grades: K-5 | 563 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Woodbury Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1425 School Dr
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 425-4501

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,026 student
  • Rank: #1010.
    Gordon Bailey Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4125 Woodlane Dr
    Saint Paul, MN 55129
    (651) 425-4801

    Grades: K-5 | 564 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Armstrong Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8855 Inwood Ave S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-4101

    Grades: K-5 | 337 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Hillside Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8177 Hillside Tr S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-4001

    Grades: K-5 | 410 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Nuevas Fronteras Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    7830 80th St S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-3808

    Grades: K-5 | 396 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Newport Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    851 6th Ave
    Newport, MN 55055
    (651) 425-4301

    Grades: PK-5 | 298 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Cottage Grove Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    9775 Indian Blvd S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-6804

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,225 student
  • Rank: #1616.
    Pine Hill Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    9015 Hadley Ave S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-3901

    Grades: K-5 | 420 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Crestview Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7830 80th St S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-3801

    Grades: PK-5 | 314 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Woodbury Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1251 School Dr
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 425-4601

    Grades: K-5 | 557 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Pullman Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1260 Selby Ave
    Saint Paul Park, MN 55071
    (651) 425-3601

    Grades: K-5 | 394 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Oltman Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1020 3rd St
    Saint Paul Park, MN 55071
    (651) 425-3501

    Grades: 6-8 | 681 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Place Alternative School
    7362 E Point Douglas Rd S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-7201

    Grades: 6-12 | 6 students
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