Burnsville Senior High School

Burnsville Senior High School serves 1,987 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 29%.
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 1987 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 98 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,987 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 98 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more 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 20:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
2%
Asian
9%
6%
Hispanic
8%
8%
Black
16%
10%
White
65%
71%
Two or more races
1%
3%
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.
0.54 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.
24%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,800 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,878 is higher than the state average of $11,416. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,127 is higher than the state average of $11,593. The district spending/student has grown by 45% over four years.
School District Name Burnsville Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
2
Number of Students Managed 9,800 508
Graduation Rate 80% 89%
District Total Revenue $131 MM $6 MM
District Spending $154 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,878 $11,416
District Spending / Student $15,127 $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 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 Grades Students
  • BurnsvilleBes Transition Program High School
    Special Education School
    501 East Hwy 13
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)707-4001
    Special Education School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 12 | 45 students                      
  • BurnsvilleSobriety High South
    Charter School
    12156 Nicollet Ave South
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)277-0809
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 26 students                      
  • BurnsvilleAnthony Louis Center
    Alternative School
    1517 Hwy 13 East
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)890-8879
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 7 students                      
  • BurnsvilleLearners Center
    Alternative School
    100 River Ridge Court
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)707-2004
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | Gr. 4-12 | n/a students                      
  • BurnsvilleEarly Education Program & Services Elementary School
    Special Education School
    202 West Burnsville Parkway
    BurnsvilleMN 55337
    (952)707-4001
    Special Education School

    1.1 mi | Gr. PK | 232 students                      

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