Blue Earth Area Middle School

Blue Earth Area Middle School serves 278 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Blue Earth Area Middle School operates within the Blue Earth Area Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 278 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 278 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
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 0.23 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Hispanic
11%
8%
Black
2%
10%
White
87%
71%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.23 0.31
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%
32%
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,296 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 1,296 508
District Total Revenue $14 MM $6 MM
District Spending $14 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,900 $11,416
District Spending / Student $11,128 $11,593
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 Southern Plains Bridges (9.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blue Earth Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Blue EarthBlue Earth Elementary School
    315 East 6th St
    Blue EarthMN 56013
    (507)526-3090
    0 mi | 446 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Blue EarthBlue Earth Area Senior High School
    1125 Hwy 169 North
    Blue EarthMN 56013
    (507)526-3201
    1 mi | 380 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ElmoreElmore Academy
    Alternative School
    202 East North St
    ElmoreMN 56027
    (507)943-3440
    Alternative School

    9.1 mi | 48 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • WinnebagoSo. Plains Elementary Day Facility
    Special Education School
    132 1st Ave Se
    WinnebagoMN 56098
    (507)893-3176
    Special Education School

    9.4 mi | 8 students | Gr. KG-7                      
  • WinnebagoWinnebago Elementary School
    132 1st Ave Se
    WinnebagoMN 56098
    (507)893-3176
    9.4 mi | 115 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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