Northport Elementary School

  • Northport Elementary School serves 647 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (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 37% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Northport Elementary School 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 student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Northport Elementary School's student population of 647 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students647 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northport Elementary School 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 Northport Elementary School is 0.75, which is more 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#1557 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
16%
7%
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Hispanic
30%
9%
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Black
35%
11%
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White
11%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.750.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRobbinsdale Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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