Blue Earth Area Senior High School

Blue Earth Area Senior High School serves 379 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Blue Earth Area Senior High School operates within the Blue Earth Area Public School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the MN state average of 89%.

Overview

The student population of 379 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 379 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Students by Grade Blue Earth Area Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Hispanic
8%
7%
White
90%
72%
All Ethnic Groups Blue Earth Area Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Blue Earth Area Senior High 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.
0.19 0.30
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%
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.
13%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,306 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Blue Earth Area Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 1,306 519
Blue Earth Area Public  School District Number of Students Managed (1998-2012)
Graduation Rate 90% 89%
Blue Earth Area Public  School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Winnebago High School (8.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blue Earth Area Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blue Earth Elementary School (1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Blue EarthBlue Earth Elementary School
    315 East 6th St
    Blue EarthMN 56013
    (507)526-3090
    1 mi | 433 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Blue EarthBlue Earth Area Middle School
    315 East 6th St
    Blue EarthMN 56013
    (507)526-3115
    1 mi | 285 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • WinnebagoWinnebago Elementary School
    132 1st Ave Se
    WinnebagoMN 56098
    (507)893-3176
    8.5 mi | 117 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WinnebagoSo. Plains Elementary Day Facility
    Special Education School
    132 1st Ave Se
    WinnebagoMN 56098
    (507)893-3176
    Special Education School

    8.5 mi | 8 students | Gr. KG-7                      
  • WinnebagoWinnebago High School
    Alternative School
    550 Cleveland Ave West
    WinnebagoMN 56098
    (507)893-4223
    Alternative School

    8.9 mi | 12 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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