Valley View Elementary School

351 E 88th St
Minneapolis, MN 55420
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Valley View Elementary School serves 588 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Valley View Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Valley View Elementary School's student population of 588 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students588 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Valley View Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Valley View Elementary School is 0.67, 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
#1589 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
48%
9%
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Black
29%
11%
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White
11%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.670.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloomington Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Valley View Elementary School is Bloomington Transition Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Valley View Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Valley View Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 785 students
    0.2 miles
    8900 Portland Ave
    Minneapolis, MN 55420
    (952) 681-5800
    0.2 6-8 785
  • Minneapolis Seven Hills Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 549 students
    0.8 miles
    8600 Bloomington Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55425
    (952) 426-6001
    0.8 K-5 549
  • Minneapolis Bloomington Transition Center Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 56 students
    1.1 miles
    2575 West 88th Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55431
    (952) 681-6259
    1.1 9-12 56
  • Minneapolis Beacon Alp Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 114 students
    1.2 miles
    9701 Nicollet Ave
    Minneapolis, MN 55420
    (952) 681-5058
    1.2 9-12 114
  • Minneapolis Beacon Alp I.S. Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.2 miles
    9701 Nicollet Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55420
    (952) 681-5056
    1.2 9-12 n/a

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