Yinghua Academy

  • Yinghua Academy serves 805 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 89% (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 76% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

Top Placements

Yinghua Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Yinghua Academy's student population of 805 students has grown by 42% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 48% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students805 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yinghua Academy's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yinghua Academy is 0.61, 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#42 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
36%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
5%
11%
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White
51%
67%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Yinghua Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.610.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Yinghua Academy 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 NameYinghua Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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