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.
The 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 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 100 teachers has declined by 10% 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 (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Burnsville Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 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 (1988-2014)
Hispanic
11%
8%
Burnsville Senior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
16%
10%
Burnsville Senior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
62%
71%
Burnsville Senior High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Burnsville Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Burnsville Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1988-2014)
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 (1988-2014)
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

The district's student population of 9,605 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,910 is higher than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,306 is higher than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has grown by 26% 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 (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 88%
Burnsville Public   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $130 MM $6 MM
Burnsville Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $134 MM $6 MM
Burnsville Public   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,910 $12,051
Burnsville Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,306 $11,992
Burnsville Public   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 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 School
    Special Education School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 12 | 28 students501 East Hwy 13
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)707-2306
    0.31228
  • BurnsvilleAnthony Louis Center
    Alternative School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 3 students1517 Hwy 13 East
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)890-8879
    0.77-123
  • BurnsvilleLearners Center
    Alternative School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 4-12100 River Ridge Ct
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)707-2015
    0.94-12n/a
  • BurnsvilleEarly Education Program & Services Elementary School
    Special Education School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK | 225 students202 West Burnsville Parkway
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)707-6263
    1.1PK225
  • Burnsville917 D/hoh Gideon Pond Elementary School
    Special Education School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 35 students613 East 130 St
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)707-3090
    1.2PK-835

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