School Details

Sioux Trail Elementary School

2801 River Hills Dr, Burnsville, MN 55337
(952) 707-3300
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-6 402 students 15 students/teacher (MN avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

81%
66%
72%
73%
52%
57%

Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III)

In 2011-2012 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8, and in science for grades 5 and 8, and once in high school. The MCA-III is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Burnsville Public School District average
  • Minnesota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

63%
63%
71%
38%
46%
54%

Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III)

In 2011-2012 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8, and in science for grades 5 and 8, and once in high school. The MCA-III is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Burnsville Public School District average
  • Minnesota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

45%
54%
60%
56%
58%
64%
54%
57%
60%

Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III)

In 2011-2012 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8, and in science for grades 5 and 8, and once in high school. The MCA-III is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Burnsville Public School District average
  • Minnesota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

53%
60%
57%
75%
66%
59%

Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III)

In 2011-2012 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8, and in science for grades 5 and 8, and once in high school. The MCA-III is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Burnsville Public School District average
  • Minnesota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Sioux Trail Elementary School is a public elementary school in Burnsville. The principal of Sioux Trail Elementary School is Taber Akin and can be contacted at takin@burnsville.k12.mn.us. 402 children attend Sioux Trail Elementary School and identify as Asian/Pacific Islander; Asian; and White, non-Hispanic. 45% of the 402 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Sioux Trail Elementary School is 15:1. William Byrne Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Cross country
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Gymnastics
  • Martial arts self defense
  • Soccer
  • Swimming

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian/Pacific Islander 9% 9%
Asian 7% %
White, non-Hispanic 53% 64%
Multiracial 5% %
Black, non-Hispanic 23% 17%
Hispanic 10% 9%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 0.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 45% 30%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    My kids attend Sioux Trail in 3rd and 6th grades and Olivia my 3rd grader thinks it is a 5 star school! She loves it! So does my 6th grader. The teachers at Sioux Trail are so wonderful and the parent support is outstanding. Everyone is very dedicated!

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