Taylors Falls Elementary School

  • Taylors Falls Elementary School serves 384 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Taylors Falls 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 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Taylors Falls Elementary School's student population of 384 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students384 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Taylors Falls Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,791 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Taylors Falls Elementary School is 0.20, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#486 out of 1791 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
89%
66%
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Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Taylors Falls Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.200.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChisago Lakes School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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