Waite Park Elementary School

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1800 34th Ave Ne

Minneapolis, MN 55418

(612) 668-1600

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Waite Park Elementary School

Fantastic! We are now in our last year at Waite Park and our son has been served exceedingly well. He has received tremendously individualized attention every year, from kindergarten through 5th grade. Our gifted & talented teacher, Jamie Boardman, is particularly amazing. Our son loves going to school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/28/13

Great school and wonderful teachers. Supportive, safe and involved community! Cannot imagine my children anywhere else!

Posted by a parent on 08/28/13

My son attended Waite Park last year for the high-5 program (pre-kindergarten). We immediately fell in love with this school. They have a very nice park and recreation center connected to the school which helps for after school activities as well as sports programs. We also were impressed with their ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/27/13

We love Waite Park! We have a 4th grader & 1st grader currently attending, and have been consistently impressed by the dedication and quality of the teachers - their classroom teachers and the specialists (gifted & talented, art, music, phy ed & media). They also have a superior after school program, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/20/12

This school has it all! We considered private, charter, and public suburban schools, and ultimately chose Waite Park for our daughter. We're so glad we did! High academic expectations and support plus time for play and personal expression. Dedicated teachers and specialists in music, art, gym, and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/13/10

Both my children attend Waite Park. My oldest is in 5th and my youngest in K. We are very happy with the community feel of the school. The teachers and principal know all the students by name. They run a tight ship and have high expectations for student behavior. Even with larger class sizes, the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/17/09

I'm very pleased with waite park, my son has been attending this school for 3 yrs and is doing very well with his studies. The teachers are great, parents are always welcome to join the class. Waite park has many programs/activities for the kids and lots of family events!

Posted by a parent on 02/09/09

Our daughter has attended Waite Park since kindergarten, she is now in 2nd grade, we love this school. It is strongly a community school, although kids do come from all over the metro to attend. The community is very actively involved with the school and there are many family events and programs, family ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/18/06

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School Profile for Waite Park Elementary School

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Test scores for Waite Park Elementary School

MCA-II* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Waite Park Elementary School
Minneapolis Public School Dist.
* In 2011-2012 Minnesota used the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II (MCA-II) to test students in reading in grades 3 through 8 and 10, and math in grade 11. The MCA-II 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.

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Minneapolis schools — Waite Park Elementary School is located at 1800 34th Ave Ne, Minneapolis MN 55418. 1800 34th Ave Ne is in the 55418 ZIP code in Minneapolis, MN The school district for Waite Park Elementary School is the Minneapolis Public School Dist.. Waite Park Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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