Red Oak Elementary School

  • Red Oak Elementary School serves 606 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Red Oak Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Red Oak Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Red Oak Elementary School's student population of 606 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students606 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Red Oak Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Red Oak Elementary School is 0.68, 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#273 out of 1793 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
9%
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Black
15%
11%
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White
51%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.680.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShakopee Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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  • Shakopee Eagle Creek Elementary School
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    0.9 miles
    6855 Woodward Ave
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    (952) 496-5922
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  • Prior Lake Passageways Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 2 students
    2.3 miles
    13780 Mckenna Road Nw
    Prior Lake, MN 55372
    (952) 226-0033
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  • Shakopee Freedom Academy Alc Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 2 students
    2.7 miles
    792 Canterbury Rd Ste 211
    Shakopee, MN 55379
    (952) 567-8000
    2.7 K-12 2
  • Shakopee Sw Metro Ccj Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 3 students
    2.8 miles
    792 Canterbury Rd S Ste 211
    Shakopee, MN 55379
    (952) 567-8000
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  • Shakopee Sw Metro Day Treatment Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 7 students
    2.8 miles
    792 Canterbury Rd S Ste 211
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