835 5th St E
Saint Paul, MN 55106
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Step Academy Elementary School serves 151 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Step Academy 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 40-44% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
151 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Step Academy Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Step Academy 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 Step Academy Elementary School is 0.02, 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 1985-1986 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1449 out of 1789 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Step Academy Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Step Academy 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Step Academy 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
n/a
9%
Black
99%
11%
White
1%
66%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Step Academy Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.02
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
29%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 151 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.02

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