Burnsville Senior High School

Burnsville Senior High School serves 2,117 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Burnsville Senior High School operates within the Burnsville Public School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is lower than the MN state average of 89%.

Overview

The student population of 2117 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 106 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,117 students
Burnsville Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 106 teachers
Burnsville Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Burnsville Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 20:1 14:1
Burnsville Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
8%
6%
Burnsville Senior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
8%
7%
Burnsville Senior High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
12%
10%
Burnsville Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
68%
72%
Burnsville Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Burnsville Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Burnsville 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.
0.51 0.84
Burnsville Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
22%
31%
Burnsville Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Burnsville Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,772 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Burnsville Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
2
Number of Students Managed 9,772 519
Burnsville Public   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 80% 89%
Burnsville Public   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $131 MM $6 MM
Burnsville Public   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $154 MM $6 MM
Burnsville Public   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,878 $11,416
Burnsville Public   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,127 $11,593
Burnsville Public   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 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 Students Grades
  • Burnsville Bes Transition Program High School
    Special Education School
    501 East Hwy 13
    Burnsville , MN , 55337
    (952)707-4001
    Special Education School
    0.3  mi  |  46  students  |  Gr.  12
  • Burnsville Sobriety High South
    Charter School
    12156 Nicollet Ave South
    Burnsville , MN , 55337
    (952)277-0809
    Charter School
    0.5  mi  |  38  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Burnsville Anthony Louis Center
    Alternative School
    1517 Hwy 13 East
    Burnsville , MN , 55337
    (952)890-8879
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  7  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Burnsville Learners Center
    Alternative School
    100 River Ridge Court
    Burnsville , MN , 55337
    (952)707-2004
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  4-12
  • Burnsville Early Education Program & Services Elementary School
    Special Education School
    202 West Burnsville Parkway
    Burnsville , MN , 55337
    (952)707-4001
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |  217  students  |  Gr.  PK

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Did You Know?
Burnsville, MN public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.63, which is higher than the Minnesota average of 0.27. The most diverse school in Burnsville is Sky Oaks Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Minnesota or national school diversity statistics.