Sunnyside Elementary School

  • Sunnyside Elementary School serves 525 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (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 65% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sunnyside Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, 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 42% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Sunnyside Elementary School's student population of 525 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sunnyside Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Sunnyside Elementary School is 0.63, 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#366 out of 1793 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
9%
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Black
12%
11%
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White
58%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
5%
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Diversity Score0.630.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sunnyside 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMounds View Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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  • Saint Paul Irondale Senior High School
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    0.4 miles
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    Saint Paul, MN 55112
    (651) 621-6800
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  • Saint Paul Edgewood Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 667 students
    0.6 miles
    5100 Edgewood Dr N
    Saint Paul, MN 55112
    (651) 621-6600
    0.6 6-8 667
  • Saint Paul Pinewood Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 536 students
    1.4 miles
    5500 Quincy St
    Saint Paul, MN 55112
    (651) 621-7500
    1.4 1-5 536
  • Minneapolis Transitions School Special Education School
    Grades: 11-12 | 14 students
    1.4 miles
    6000 West Moore Lake Drive
    Minneapolis, MN 55432
    (763) 502-5024
    1.4 11-12 14
  • Saint Paul Mounds View Adult Education Alternative School
    Grades: 12 | 11 students
    1.5 miles
    2574 County Rd 10
    Saint Paul, MN 55112
    (651) 621-6250
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