Sun Path Elementary School

  • Sun Path Elementary School serves 655 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sun Path Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Sun Path Elementary School's student population of 655 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students655 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sun Path Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Sun Path Elementary School is 0.62, 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#222 out of 1793 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
9%
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Black
13%
11%
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White
59%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score0.620.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShakopee Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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  • Shakopee Shakopee Junior High East
    Grades: 7-9 | 880 students
    1.0 miles
    1137 Marschall Rd
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    (952) 496-5702
    1.0 7-9 880
  • Shakopee Pearson Sixth Grade Center
    Grades: 6 | 641 students
    1.6 miles
    917 Dakota St S
    Shakopee, MN 55379
    (952) 496-5862
    1.6 6 641
  • Shakopee Sw Metro Ccj Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 3 students
    1.6 miles
    792 Canterbury Rd S Ste 211
    Shakopee, MN 55379
    (952) 567-8000
    1.6 10-12 3
  • Shakopee Sw Metro Day Treatment Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 7 students
    1.6 miles
    792 Canterbury Rd S Ste 211
    Shakopee, MN 55379
    (952) 567-8000
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  • Shakopee Sw Metro Independent Study Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 7 students
    1.6 miles
    792 Canterbury Rd S Ste 211
    Shakopee, MN 55379
    (952) 567-8000
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