Anwatin Middle School

Anwatin Middle School serves 547 students in grades 6-8.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Anwatin Middle School operates within the Minneapolis Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 547 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 547 students
Anwatin Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Anwatin Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2011)
Students by Grade Anwatin Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of : has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 14:1
Anwatin Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2011)
American Indian
2%
2%
Anwatin Middle School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
10%
6%
Anwatin Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
27%
7%
Anwatin Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
39%
10%
Anwatin Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
17%
72%
Anwatin Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Anwatin Middle School Sch Ethnicity Anwatin 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.
0.74 0.45
Anwatin Middle 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.
72%
31%
Anwatin Middle 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%
Anwatin Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 59,523 students has grown by 68% over five years.
School District Name Minneapolis Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
91
2
Number of Students Managed 59,523 518
District Total Revenue $610 MM $6 MM
Minneapolis Public   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $580 MM $6 MM
Minneapolis Public   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,260 $11,416
Minneapolis Public   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,418 $11,593
Minneapolis 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 Harrison Education Center (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Kipp Minnesota Charter School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bryn Mawr Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Minneapolis Bryn Mawr Elementary School
    252 Upton Ave South
    Minneapolis , MN , 55405
    (612)668-2500
    0  mi  |  445  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Minneapolis Kenwood Elementary School
    2013 Penn Ave South
    Minneapolis , MN , 55405
    (612)668-2760
    0.9  mi  |  451  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Minneapolis River Bend Educational Center
    Special Education School
    1510 Glenwood Ave South
    Minneapolis , MN , 55405
    (612)668-2884
    Special Education School
    0.9  mi  |  75  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Minneapolis Harrison Education Center
    Special Education School
    501 Irving Ave North
    Minneapolis , MN , 55405
    (612)668-2680
    Special Education School
    1  mi  |  65  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Golden Valley Best Academy
    Charter School
    1300 Olson Memorial Hwy
    Golden Valley , MN , 55411
    (612)221-8901
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  526  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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