Inver Grove Heights Middle School

Inver Grove Heights Middle School serves 912 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Inver Grove Heights Middle School operates within the Inver Grove Heights s School District.

Overview

The student population of 912 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 912 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Inver Grove Heights Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Inver Grove Heights Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 22:1 14:1
Asian
4%
6%
Hispanic
16%
7%
Black
6%
10%
White
69%
72%
All Ethnic Groups Inver Grove Heights Middle School Sch Ethnicity Inver Grove Heights Middle 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.
0.50 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.
30%
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,100 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Inver Grove Heights s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 4,100 519
District Total Revenue $45 MM $6 MM
Inver Grove Heights s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $55 MM $6 MM
Inver Grove Heights s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,703 $11,416
Inver Grove Heights s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,294 $11,593
Inver Grove Heights s 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 Simley Alternative Program High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is 917 Middle Level Alc (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Igh Early Childhood Program Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Invergrove Heights917 Middle Level Alc
    Alternative School
    8167 Cahill Ave
    Invergrove HeightsMN 55076
    (651)332-5570
    Alternative School

    0 mi | n/a students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • Inver Grove HeightsIgh Early Childhood Program Elementary School
    Special Education School
    2990 80th St East
    Inver Grove HeightsMN 55076
    (651)306-7827
    Special Education School

    0.2 mi | 84 students | Gr. PK                      
  • Inver Grove HeightsSimley Alternative Program High School
    Alternative School
    2920 80th St East
    Inver Grove HeightsMN 55076
    (651)306-7000
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | 23 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Inver Grove HeightsSimley Senior High School
    2920 80th St East
    Inver Grove HeightsMN 55076
    (651)306-7000
    0.3 mi | 1076 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • Inver Grove HeightsHilltop Elementary School
    3201 68th St East
    Inver Grove HeightsMN 55076
    (651)306-7400
    1.4 mi | 720 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Dakota County, 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 0.39, which is higher than the Minnesota average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Dakota County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Minnesota or national school diversity statistics.