Susan Lindgren Elementary School

  • Susan Lindgren Elementary School serves 503 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 64% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 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), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Susan Lindgren Elementary School's student population of 503 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students503 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Susan Lindgren Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Susan Lindgren Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. 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#425 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Susan Lindgren 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Susan Lindgren 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
9%
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Black
19%
11%
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White
58%
67%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Susan Lindgren Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.610.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Susan Lindgren Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Louis Park Public Dist. School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Susan Lindgren Elementary School is Melrose (0.5 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Melrose (0.5 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Melrose (0.5 miles away)
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