School Details

Bel Air Elementary School

1800 5th St NW, New Brighton, MN 55112
(651) 621-6300
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 742 students 16 students/teacher (MN avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

82%
79%
72%
63%
69%
58%

Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III)

In 2013-2014 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8 in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10 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 2014
  • Mounds View Public School District average
  • Minnesota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

75%
76%
70%
55%
63%
55%

Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III)

In 2013-2014 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8 in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10 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 2014
  • Mounds View Public School District average
  • Minnesota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

72%
70%
62%
75%
76%
68%
73%
69%
61%

Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III)

In 2013-2014 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-III (MCA-III) to test in math in grades 3 through 8 in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10 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 2014
  • Mounds View Public School District average
  • Minnesota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Bel Air Elementary School is a public elementary school in New Brighton. The principal of Bel Air Elementary School is Sheila Eller. 742 students go to Bel Air Elementary School and identify primarily as Asian/Pacific Islander; Asian; and White, non-Hispanic. 42% of the 742 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Bel Air Elementary School is 16:1. St John The Baptist School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Drawing painting
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • Arabic
  • German
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Gymnastics
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian/Pacific Islander 8% 11%
Asian 7% %
White, non-Hispanic 64% 72%
Multiracial 4% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 13% 9%
Hispanic 10% 6%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 42% 30%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    My great grandkids have attended Bel Air since Pike Lake Closed. It has been a great experience for them. The last "kid" will be moving on to Middle school next year and I know we will miss the friendly faces there.

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Overall score

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