PROFICIENCY 81% 55% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #3 of 185 in Minneapolis
  • Ranked #17 of 3051 in Minnesota
Proficiency Averages
37%Minneapolis
52%Minnesota

Lake Harriet Upper School is a school servicing grades 4 to 8 and is located in the district of "Minneapolis Public School District" in Minneapolis, MN. There are a total of 663 students and 29 teachers at Lake Harriet Upper School, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1.

Lake Harriet Upper School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 81.0%, which is 55% higher than the Minnesota average.

Lake Harriet Upper School location

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students663
Teachers29
Student/Teacher ratio23:1

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Lake Harriet Upper School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All82%
3n/a
490-94%
590-94%
675-79%
770-74%
875-79%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All80%
3n/a
485-89%
585-89%
680-84%
765-69%
870-74%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Lake Harriet Upper School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMinnesotaNational
White 82.7% 29.1% 71.0% 51.1%
Black 6.3% 40.3% 9.6% 15.9%
Asian 5.3% 6.5% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.4% 18.1% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 3.6% 1.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.1% 2.3% 3.2% 3.1%

Minneapolis demographics profile

StatisticMinneapolisMinnesotaNational
Population404,6705,639,632328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)7,4947291
Median age31.937.837.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%58%55%
Speak English79%89%79%
Speak Spanish8%4%13%

Education level achieved in Minneapolis

IndexMinneapolisMinnesotaNational
Completed 8th grade87.1%90.5%84.3%
Completed high school86.1%89.5%83.0%
Completed some college72.5%66.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree54.7%45.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors47.7%34.2%30.3%
Completed masters18.6%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.2%3.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.3%1.4%1.3%
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Source: The Lake Harriet Upper School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.