1201 University Ave Ne
Minneapolis, MN 55413
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Sheridan Elementary School serves 343 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sheridan Elementary School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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Sheridan Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Sheridan Elementary School's student population of 343 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Sheridan Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sheridan Elementary School is 0.66, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1694 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
14:1
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American Indian
3%
2%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
26%
9%
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Black
51%
11%
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White
11%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sheridan Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sheridan Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 343 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66 (Top 20%)

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