New Discoveries Montessori Academy

New Discoveries Montessori Academy serves 196 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
New Discoveries Montessori Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

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New Discoveries Montessori Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

New Discoveries Montessori Academy's student population of 196 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students196 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

New Discoveries Montessori Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 New Discoveries Montessori Academy is 0.29, 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
#1442 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
7%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
84%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.290.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Discoveries Montessori Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Discoveries Montessori Academy is Crow River Area Learning Center (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hutchinson Middle School (0.9 miles away)
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