PROFICIENCY 26% 51% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
39%MINNEAPOLIS PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST.
9%Minneapolis
52%Minnesota

Olson Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "MINNEAPOLIS PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST." in Minneapolis, MN. There are a total of 271 students and 26 teachers at Olson Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 11 to 1. There are a total of 238 free lunch students and 15 reduced lunch students.

Olson Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 25.5%, which is 51% lower than the Minnesota average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students271
Teachers26.11
Student/Teacher ratio11:1
Free lunch238
Reduced lunch15

 

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 Olson Middle 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
All23%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
615-19%
715-19%
830-34%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All28%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
625-29%
725-29%
825-29%
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.

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Olson Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMinnesotaNational
Caucasian 9.0% 32.2% 70.9% 51.1%
African American 71.1% 35.9% 9.6% 15.9%
Asian 14.3% 7.1% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.9% 18.7% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 2.0% 3.9% 1.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.6% 2.1% 3.2% 3.1%

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Loring Elementary45%0.9Minneapolis, MN
Earle Brown Elementary40%1.1Brooklyn Center, MN
Northport Elementary40%1.3Brooklyn Center, MN
Insight School Of Minnesota22%1.4Brooklyn Center, MN
Noble Academy61%1.4Minneapolis, MN
Sojourner Truth Academy19%1.6Minneapolis, MN
Lakeview Elementary31%1.7Robbinsdale, MN
Brooklyn Center Secondary26%1.9Brooklyn Center, MN

Minneapolis demographics profile

StatisticMinneapolisMinnesotaNational
Population404,6705,450,868318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7,4946291
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 Olson Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.