Rum River Elementary School

  • Rum River Elementary School serves 1,009 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (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 78% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Rum River Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Rum River Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Rum River Elementary School's student population of 1,009 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students1,009 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rum River Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Rum River Elementary School is 0.21, 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#43 out of 1793 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
89%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.210.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnoka-Hennepin Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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