Sherburn Elementary School

  • Sherburn Elementary School serves 137 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Sherburn Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Sherburn Elementary School's student population of 137 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students137 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sherburn Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,684 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sherburn Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sherburn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sherburn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sherburn Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sherburn Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
91%
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sherburn Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sherburn Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.170.34
This chart display the diversity score of Sherburn Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sherburn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sherburn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMartin County West School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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