Valley View Middle School

  • Valley View Middle School serves 637 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Valley View Middle 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 32%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Valley View Middle School's student population of 637 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students637 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Valley View Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,784 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Valley View Middle School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
60%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
37%
9%
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Black
25%
10%
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White
26%
68%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Valley View Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.730.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Valley View Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloomington Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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    1.1 miles
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