Black Hawk Middle School

Black Hawk Middle School serves 811 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Black Hawk Middle School operates within the Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District.

School Overview

The student population of 811 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 811 students
Black Hawk Middle School Total Students (1995-2014)
Gender % Black Hawk Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Black Hawk Middle School Total Teachers (1996-2014)
Students by Grade Black Hawk Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Black Hawk Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.32
Black Hawk Middle School Diversity Score (1995-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
25%
31%
Black Hawk Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
Black Hawk Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 27,221 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,761 is less than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,622 is less than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
2
Number of Students Managed 27,221 528
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $325 MM $6 MM
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $321 MM $6 MM
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,761 $12,051
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,622 $11,992
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Burnsville Alternative High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dakota Hills Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Deerwood Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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