New Heights Elementary School

1427 6th Ave Nw
East Grand Forks, MN 56721
(School attendance zone shown in map)
New Heights Elementary School serves 484 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

New Heights Elementary School's student population of 484 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of New Heights Elementary School is 0.46, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
11%
9%
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Black
12%
11%
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White
72%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.460.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Grand Forks Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Heights Elementary School is East Grand Forks Senior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Valley Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wilder Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Grand Forks East Grand Forks Senior High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 573 students
    0.2 miles
    1420 4th Ave Nw
    East Grand Forks, MN 56721
    (218) 773-2405
    0.2 9-12 573
  • Grand Forks Wilder Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 192 students
    0.9 miles
    1009 N 3rd St
    Grand Forks, ND 58203
    (701) 746-2320
    0.9 PK-5 192
  • Grand Forks Central High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,020 student
    1.0 miles
    115 N 4th St
    Grand Forks, ND 58203
    (701) 746-2375
    1 9-12 1,020
  • Grand Forks Winship Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 220 students
    1.3 miles
    1412 5th Ave N
    Grand Forks, ND 58203
    (701) 746-2325
    1.3 PK-5 220
  • Grand Forks Phoenix Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 235 students
    1.4 miles
    351 4th Ave S
    Grand Forks, ND 58201
    (701) 746-2240
    1.4 PK-5 235

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