Minnetonka West Middle School

6421 Hazeltine Blvd
Excelsior, MN 55331
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Minnetonka West Middle School serves 1,226 students in grades 6-8.
Minnetonka West Middle School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (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 88% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Minnetonka West Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Minnetonka West Middle School's student population of 1,226 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,226 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

Minnetonka West Middle School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Minnetonka West Middle School is 0.27, 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
#15 out of 1793 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
3%
11%
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White
85%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.270.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMinnetonka Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Minnetonka West Middle School is The Anicca Program (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Excelsior Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Excelsior Excelsior Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 808 students
    1.0 miles
    441 Oak St
    Excelsior, MN 55331
    (952) 401-5650
    1 K-5 808
  • Excelsior Minnewashta Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 896 students
    1.8 miles
    26350 Smithtown Rd
    Excelsior, MN 55331
    (952) 401-5500
    1.8 K-5 896
  • Chanhassen Bluff Creek Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 606 students
    1.9 miles
    2300 Coulter Blvd
    Chanhassen, MN 55317
    (952) 556-6600
    1.9 K-5 606
  • Chanhassen The Anicca Program Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 12 students
    2.7 miles
    7808 Kerber Blvd Suite 215
    Chanhassen, MN 55317
    (952) 361-6100
    2.7 K-12 12
  • Chanhassen Chanhassen Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 475 students
    2.7 miles
    7600 Laredo Dr
    Chanhassen, MN 55317
    (952) 556-6700
    2.7 K-5 475

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