Sky Oaks Elementary School

  • Sky Oaks Elementary School serves 496 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sky Oaks 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Sky Oaks Elementary School's student population of 496 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students496 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sky Oaks Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Sky Oaks Elementary School is 0.73, 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#1565 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
34%
9%
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Black
35%
11%
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White
17%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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Diversity Score0.730.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurnsville Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Burnsville Joseph Nicollet Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 80 students
    0.2 miles
    400 E 134th St
    Burnsville, MN 55337
    (952) 707-2600
    0.2 6-8 80
  • Burnsville Deaf/hard Of Hearing Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 41 students
    0.6 miles
    613 E 130 St
    Burnsville, MN 55337
    (952) 707-3090
    0.6 PK-12 41
  • Burnsville Gideon Pond Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 483 students
    0.6 miles
    613 E 130th St
    Burnsville, MN 55337
    (952) 707-3000
    0.6 PK-5 483
  • Burnsville Options Alternative School
    Grades: 4-12 | 28 students
    0.6 miles
    151 W Burnsville Pkwy Ste 100
    Burnsville, MN 55337
    (952) 564-3000
    0.6 4-12 28
  • Burnsville Diamondhead Ready To Learn
    Grades: PK | 20 students
    0.7 miles
    200 W. Burnsville Pkwy
    Burnsville, MN 55337
    (952) 707-4110
    0.7 PK 20

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