Wilson Elementary School

  • Wilson Elementary School serves 529 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 51% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wilson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Wilson Elementary School's student population of 529 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students529 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wilson 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wilson Elementary School is 0.59, 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 School Rank#1018 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
23%
9%
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Black
15%
11%
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White
58%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.590.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOwatonna Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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