Wayzata East Middle School

  • Wayzata East Middle School serves 749 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (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 83% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

Top Placements

Wayzata East Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Wayzata East Middle School's student population of 749 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students749 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wayzata East Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wayzata East Middle School is 0.54, 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#58 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
19%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
6%
11%
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White
65%
67%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayzata Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Wayzata East Middle School is Omegon (1.3 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Omegon (1.3 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Sunset Hill Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Sunset Hill Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 661 students
    0.5 miles
    13005 Sunset Tr
    Minneapolis, MN 55441
    (763)745-5900
    0.5 K-5 661
  • Hopkins Omegon Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 17 students
    1.3 miles
    2000 Hopkins Crossroads
    Hopkins, MN 55305
    (763)205-7612
    1.3 7-12 17
  • Minneapolis Attain Special Education School
    Grades: 8-12
    1.5 miles
    1820 N Xenium Ln
    Minneapolis, MN 55441
    (763)550-3100
    1.5 8-12 n/a
  • Minneapolis Cip Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 73 students
    1.6 miles
    1820 Xenium Ln N
    Minneapolis, MN 55441
    (763)553-3535
    1.6 1-12 73
  • Eden Prairie Northern Star Online
    Grades: 10-12
    1.6 miles
    1820 N Xenium Ln
    Eden Prairie, MN 55344
    (763)550-7134
    1.6 10-12 n/a

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