Byron Senior High School

Byron Senior High School serves 524 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Byron Senior High School operates within the Byron Public School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the MN state average of 89%.

Overview

The student population of 524 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 524 students
Byron Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Byron Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Byron Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 18:1 14:1
Byron Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Byron Senior High School Hispanic (1993-2013)
White
96%
71%
Byron Senior High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Byron Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Byron 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.
0.08 0.31
Byron Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
7%
32%
Byron Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
3%
7%
Byron Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,856 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Byron Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,856 491
Byron Public   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 90% 89%
Byron Public   School District Graduation Rate (1997-2009)
District Total Revenue $17 MM n/a
District Spending $16 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $9,710 $0
Byron Public   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,371 $0
Byron Public   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Zumbro Area Learning Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Zumbro Area Learning Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Zumbro Area Learning Center (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ByronZumbro Area Learning Center
    Alternative School
    630 First Ave Nw
    ByronMN 55920
    (507)775-2083
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | 80 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • ByronByron Middle School
    601 Fourth St Nw
    ByronMN 55920
    (507)775-2189
    0.7 mi | 556 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • ByronZumbro Education District Elementary School
    Special Education School
    801 Frontage Rd Nw
    ByronMN 55920
    (507)775-2037
    Special Education School

    1.1 mi | 34 students | Gr. PK                      
  • ByronTransition 2 Success High School
    Special Education School
    221 2nd Ave Sw
    ByronMN 55920
    (507)775-2108
    Special Education School

    1.1 mi | 11 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ByronZumbro Ed. Dist. Futures/choice
    Special Education School
    221 2nd Ave Sw
    ByronMN 55920
    (507)775-2108
    Special Education School

    1.1 mi | 28 students | Gr. KG-12                      

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