Sumner Elementary School

  • Sumner Elementary School serves 286 students in grades 1-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Sumner Elementary School's student population of 286 students has grown by 48% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-4
Total Students286 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sumner Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sumner Elementary School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#1381 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
16%
7%
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Hispanic
43%
9%
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Black
12%
11%
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White
23%
67%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sumner Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.730.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAUSTIN PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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