Vandyke Elementary School

  • Vandyke Elementary School serves 446 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

School Overview

  • Vandyke Elementary School's student population of 446 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students446 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vandyke Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Vandyke Elementary School is 0.30, which is less 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#352 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Vandyke 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)70-74%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vandyke 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 Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
10%
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
83%
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Vandyke Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Vandyke Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.300.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vandyke 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 NameGreenway Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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