Blue Earth Area Middle School

Blue Earth Area Middle School serves 285 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Blue Earth Area Middle School operates within the Blue Earth Area Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 285 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 285 students
Blue Earth Area Middle School Total Students (1998-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Blue Earth Area Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Blue Earth Area Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.84. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Blue Earth Area Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
6%
Blue Earth Area Middle School Asian (1998-2011)
Hispanic
9%
7%
Blue Earth Area Middle School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
n/a
10%
Blue Earth Area Middle School Black (2002-2012)
White
88%
72%
Blue Earth Area Middle School White (1998-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Blue Earth Area Middle School Sch Ethnicity Blue Earth Area Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.22 0.84
Blue Earth Area Middle School Diversity Score (1998-2012)
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.
38%
31%
Blue Earth Area Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Blue Earth Area Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,277 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Blue Earth Area Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 1,277 519
Blue Earth Area Public  School District Number of Students Managed (1998-2012)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $6 MM
Blue Earth Area Public  School District Total Revenue (1998-2009)
District Spending $14 MM $6 MM
Blue Earth Area Public  School District Spending (1998-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,900 $11,416
Blue Earth Area Public  School District Revenue / Student (1998-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,128 $11,593
Blue Earth Area Public  School District Spending / Student (1998-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Blue Earth Area Senior High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is North Iowa Middle School (18.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blue Earth Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Blue Earth Blue Earth Elementary School
    315 East 6th St
    Blue Earth , MN , 56013
    (507)526-3090
    0  mi  |  433  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Blue Earth Blue Earth Area Senior High School
    1125 Hwy 169 North
    Blue Earth , MN , 56013
    (507)526-3201
    1  mi  |  379  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Elmore Elmore Academy
    Alternative School
    202 East North St
    Elmore , MN , 56027
    (507)943-3440
    Alternative School
    9.1  mi  |  63  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Winnebago Winnebago Elementary School
    132 1st Ave Se
    Winnebago , MN , 56098
    (507)893-3176
    9.4  mi  |  117  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Winnebago So. Plains Elementary Day Facility
    Special Education School
    132 1st Ave Se
    Winnebago , MN , 56098
    (507)893-3176
    Special Education School
    9.4  mi  |  8  students  |  Gr.  KG-7

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