Shakopee Junior High West

  • Shakopee Junior High West serves 1,150 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 62% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Shakopee Junior High West placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 39% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Shakopee Junior High West's student population of 1,150 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students1,150 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shakopee Junior High West is ranked within the top 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 Shakopee Junior High West is 0.59, 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#655 out of 1793 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
13%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
9%
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Black
6%
11%
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White
61%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.590.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
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

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Shakopee Junior High West is Central Family Center (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Shakopee Central Family Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12
    0.4 miles
    505 S Holmes St
    Shakopee, MN 55379
    (952) 496-5092
    0.4 PK-12 n/a
  • Shakopee Jackson Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 868 students
    0.4 miles
    1601 Lustiano Street
    Shakopee, MN 55379
    (952) 496-5802
    0.4 K-5 868
  • Shakopee Pearson Sixth Grade Center
    Grades: 6 | 641 students
    0.4 miles
    917 Dakota St S
    Shakopee, MN 55379
    (952) 496-5862
    0.4 6 641
  • Shakopee Special Services Special Education School
    Grades: PK-8 | 163 students
    0.4 miles
    505 S Holmes St
    Shakopee, MN 55379
    (952) 496-5063
    0.4 PK-8 163
  • Shakopee Sw Metro Alc Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 74 students
    0.6 miles
    401 East 4th St
    Shakopee, MN 55379
    (952) 567-8000
    0.6 9-12 74

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