River Bend Educational Center

  • River Bend Educational Center serves 78 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • River Bend Educational Center 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 4:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • River Bend Educational Center's student population of 78 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students78 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • River Bend Educational Center 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 River Bend Educational Center is 0.34, 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)
Overall Testing Rank#1792 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:116:1
American Indian
5%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
81%
11%
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White
9%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.340.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMinneapolis Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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    0.1 miles
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    (612) 668-2680
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    0.3 miles
    1300 Olson Memorial Hwy
    Minneapolis, MN 55411
    (612) 381-9743
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  • Minneapolis Harvest Preparatory School Charter School
    Grades: K-4 | 262 students
    0.3 miles
    1300 Olson Memorial Hwy
    Minneapolis, MN 55411
    (612) 381-9743
    0.3 K-4 262
  • Minneapolis Mastery School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 206 students
    0.3 miles
    4021 Thomas Avenue North
    Minneapolis, MN 55411
    (612) 381-9743
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  • Minneapolis Bethune Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 339 students
    0.5 miles
    919 Emerson Ave N
    Minneapolis, MN 55411
    (612) 668-2550
    0.5 PK-5 339

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