4315 31st Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55406
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Northrop Elementary School serves 447 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Northrop Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 36% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Northrop Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

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School Overview

Northrop Elementary School's student population of 447 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
447 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Northrop Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Northrop Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#168 out of 1789 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
10%
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Black
6%
11%
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White
76%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 447 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.41

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