Valley View Elementary

Valley View Elementary LogoValley View Elementary School in Bloomington serves 538 children in grades K through 5. It has the largest student body in the Bloomington School District but the lowest student/teacher ratio, with 13 students to each teacher. Many of the students do not speak English.

Test Scores

In 2014, Valley View Elementary ranked worse than almost 90 percent of elementary schools in the state. It also ranked last among 10 ranked elementary schools in the Bloomington Public School District.

Only 48 percent of Valley View 4th graders score proficient or better on the math portion of the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments Series II (MCA-II) exams. The state average is 77 percent. About 61 percent of these fourth graders scored proficient or better in reading and the state average is 75 percent.


Valley View Elementary offers the Kids’ SAFARI before- and after-school childcare program. They also offer English as a Second Language, Title 1 reading and math and others.

Extracurricular programs include

  • Cheetah Academy Plus
  • Cheetah News crew
  • RIF
  • Rocking Readers
  • School Safety Patrol
  • Science Fair

You’ll find Valley View Elementary School at 351 East 88th Street in Bloomington. Reach the school by phone by calling (952) 681-5700.