Nellie Stone Johnson Elementary School

  • Nellie Stone Johnson Elementary School serves 449 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (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 23% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Nellie Stone Johnson Elementary School's student population of 449 students has declined by 44% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students449 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nellie Stone Johnson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nellie Stone Johnson Elementary School is 0.57, 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#1561 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nellie Stone Johnson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
33%
9%
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Black
57%
11%
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White
5%
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 Nellie Stone Johnson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.570.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nellie Stone Johnson 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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