Inver Grove Heights Middle School

Inver Grove Heights Middle School serves 891 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the MN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Inver Grove Heights Middle School operates within the Inver Grove Heights s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 891 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 891 students
Inver Grove Heights Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Inver Grove Heights Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Inver Grove Heights Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Inver Grove Heights Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 22:1 16:1
Inver Grove Heights Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
6%
Inver Grove Heights Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
19%
8%
Inver Grove Heights Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
10%
10%
Inver Grove Heights Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
64%
71%
Inver Grove Heights Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Inver Grove Heights Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Inver Grove Heights Middle 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.
0.55 0.32
Inver Grove Heights Middle 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.
31%
31%
Inver Grove Heights Middle 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%
Inver Grove Heights Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,873 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,684 is less than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,065 is less than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Inver Grove Heights s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 3,873 528
Inver Grove Heights s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $6 MM
Inver Grove Heights s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $43 MM $6 MM
Inver Grove Heights s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,684 $12,051
Inver Grove Heights s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,065 $11,992
Inver Grove Heights s 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 Simley Alternative Program High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Step Academy Charter School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Igh Early Childhood Program Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Inver Grove HeightsIgh Early Childhood Program Elementary School
    Special Education School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK | 95 students2990 80th St East
    Inver Grove HeightsMN 55076
    (651)306-7827
    0.2PK95
  • Inver Grove HeightsSimley Alternative Program High School
    Alternative School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 31 students2920 80th St East
    Inver Grove HeightsMN 55076
    (651)306-7000
    0.39-1231
  • Inver Grove HeightsSimley Senior High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1103 students2920 80th St East
    Inver Grove HeightsMN 55076
    (651)306-7000
    0.39-121103
  • Inver Grove HeightsHilltop Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 746 students3201 68th St East
    Inver Grove HeightsMN 55076
    (651)306-7400
    1.4KG-5746
  • Inver Grove HeightsPine Bend Elementary School
    1.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 596 students9875 Inver Grove Tr East
    Inver Grove HeightsMN 55076
    (651)306-7701
    1.8KG-5596

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