Burnsville Senior High School

Burnsville Senior High School serves 1,981 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Burnsville Senior High School operates within the Burnsville Public School District.
Burnsville Public School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the MN state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 1981 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 100 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,981 students
Burnsville Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Burnsville Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
Burnsville Senior High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Burnsville Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 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 20:1 16:1
Burnsville Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
9%
6%
Burnsville Senior High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
11%
8%
Burnsville Senior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
16%
10%
Burnsville Senior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
62%
71%
Burnsville Senior High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Burnsville Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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
Burnsville Senior High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
27%
31%
Burnsville Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
6%
7%
Burnsville Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Burnsville Public School District's student population of 9,605 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 85% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,910 is higher than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,306 is higher than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Burnsville Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
2
Number of Students Managed 9,605 528
Burnsville Public   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 88%
Burnsville Public   School District Graduation Rate (1997-2014)
District Total Revenue $130 MM $6 MM
Burnsville Public   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $134 MM $6 MM
Burnsville Public   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,910 $12,051
Burnsville Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,306 $11,992
Burnsville Public   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Bes Transition Program High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Learners Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Learners Center (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BurnsvilleBes Transition Program High SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: 12 | 28 students
    0.3 miles
    501 East Hwy 13
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)707-2306
    0.31228
  • BurnsvilleAnthony Louis CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 3 students
    0.7 miles
    1517 Hwy 13 East
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)890-8879
    0.77-123
  • BurnsvilleLearners CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 4-12
    0.9 miles
    100 River Ridge Ct
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)707-2015
    0.94-12n/a
  • BurnsvilleEarly Education Program & Services Elementary SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK | 225 students
    1.1 miles
    202 West Burnsville Parkway
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)707-6263
    1.1PK225
  • Burnsville917 D/hoh Gideon Pond Elementary SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-8 | 35 students
    1.2 miles
    613 East 130 St
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)707-3090
    1.2PK-835

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