Rush Creek Elementary School

8801 County Rd 101
Maple Grove, MN 55311
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Rush Creek Elementary School serves 824 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rush Creek 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (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 79% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Rush Creek Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Rush Creek Elementary School's student population of 824 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students824 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Rush Creek 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 Rush Creek Elementary School is 0.40, 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
#41 out of 1793 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
5%
11%
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White
77%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.400.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOsseo Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rush Creek Elementary School is Maple Grove Senior High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Beacon Academy (1.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Beacon Academy Charter School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 535 students
    1.4 miles
    3415 Louisiana Ave. N.
    Minneapolis, MN 55427
    (763) 546-9999
    1.4 K-8 535
  • Maple Grove Beacon Academy Esy Charter School
    Grades: 1-8
    1.5 miles
    9060 Zanzibar Lane North
    Maple Grove, MN 55311
    (763) 546-9999
    1.5 1-8 n/a
  • Maple Grove Weaver Lake Science Math & Technical School Magnet School
    Math: 77% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 642 students
    1.5 miles
    15900 Weaver Lake Rd
    Maple Grove, MN 55311
    (763) 420-3337
    1.5 PK-5 642
  • Osseo Fernbrook Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 790 students
    2.6 miles
    9661 Fernbrook Ln
    Osseo, MN 55369
    (763) 420-8888
    2.6 PK-5 790
  • Osseo Arbor View Ech. Special Ed. Special Education School
    Grades: PK
    2.7 miles
    9401 Fernbrook Ln
    Osseo, MN 55369
    (763) 391-8786
    2.7 PK n/a

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