Chaska High School

Chaska High School serves 1,210 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Chaska High School operates within the Eastern Carver County Public School District.
The school district's 85% graduation rate is lower than the MN state average of 89%.

Overview

The student population of 1210 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,210 students
Chaska High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Chaska High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Chaska High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more 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 19:1 14:1
Chaska High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
5%
6%
Chaska High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
10%
7%
Chaska High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
10%
Chaska High School Black (1988-2012)
White
80%
72%
Chaska High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Chaska High School Sch Ethnicity Chaska 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.
0.35 0.30
Chaska 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.
16%
31%
Chaska 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.
5%
7%
Chaska High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,124 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Eastern Carver County Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
2
Number of Students Managed 9,124 519
Eastern Carver County Public  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 85% 89%
Eastern Carver County Public  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $6 MM
Eastern Carver County Public  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $157 MM $6 MM
Eastern Carver County Public  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,307 $11,416
Eastern Carver County Public  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,736 $11,593
Eastern Carver County 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 Chanhassen High School (2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pioneer Ridge Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Family Center (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chanhassen Chanhassen High School
    2200 Lyman Blvd
    Chanhassen , MN , 55317
    (952)556-3510
    2  mi  |  1515  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chaska Pioneer Ridge Middle School
    1085 Pioneer Trail East
    Chaska , MN , 55318
    (952)556-7800
    2.2  mi  |  700  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Shakopee Central Family Center
    Special Education School
    505 South Holmes St
    Shakopee , MN , 55379
    (952)496-5063
    Special Education School
    2.3  mi  |  131  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Shakopee Jackson Elementary School
    1601 Lustiano St
    Shakopee , MN , 55379
    (952)496-5802
    2.3  mi  |  689  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Chanhassen Alternative Learning Pgm-ss/as
    Alternative School
    2200 Lyman Blvd
    Chanhassen , MN , 55317
    (952)556-3500
    Alternative School
    2.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Did You Know?
Chaska, 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 0.34, which is higher than the Minnesota average of 0.27. The most diverse school in Chaska is Link. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Minnesota or national school diversity statistics.