Pioneer Ridge Middle School

  • Pioneer Ridge Middle School serves 539 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (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 65% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

School Overview

  • Pioneer Ridge Middle School's student population of 539 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students539 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pioneer Ridge Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pioneer Ridge Middle School is 0.39, 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#819 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pioneer Ridge Middle 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 Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
9%
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Black
4%
11%
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White
77%
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 Pioneer Ridge Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.390.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pioneer Ridge Middle 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 NameEastern Carver County Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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