New Ulm High School

New Ulm High School serves 909 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
New Ulm High School operates within the New Ulm Public School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the MN state average of 89%.

Overview

The student population of 909 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 909 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Students by Grade New Ulm High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less 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 17:1 14:1
New Ulm High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
2%
7%
White
94%
72%
All Ethnic Groups New Ulm High School Sch Ethnicity New Ulm 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.
0.12 0.30
New Ulm 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.
14%
31%
New Ulm 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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,308 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
School District Name New Ulm Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 2,308 519
New Ulm Public   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 100% 89%
New Ulm Public   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $6 MM
New Ulm Public   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $23 MM $6 MM
New Ulm Public   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,377 $11,416
New Ulm Public   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,053 $11,593
New Ulm 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 Imprints Program (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Imprints Program (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New UlmJefferson Elementary School
    318 South Payne St
    New UlmMN 56073
    (507)359-8460
    0.1 mi | 596 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • New UlmRiver Bend Area Learning Center
    Alternative School
    1315 South Broadway
    New UlmMN 56073
    (507)359-8780
    Alternative School

    0.8 mi | 83 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • New UlmTeam Program
    Special Education School
    1315 South Broadway
    New UlmMN 56073
    (507)359-8760
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | 21 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • New UlmRiver Bend Early Childhood Prog. Elementary School
    Special Education School
    1315 South Broadway
    New UlmMN 56073
    (507)359-8700
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | 43 students | Gr. PK                      
  • New UlmImprints Program
    Special Education School
    1315 South Broadway
    New UlmMN 56073
    (507)359-8760
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | 17 students | Gr. 5-12                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 14, 2015 - When students are being bullied, the bullies do not get in trouble. The 6 period day took away study halls and too many electives. Some teachers yell at students too much and cannot discipline them well. The portable classrooms are stupid because if it's raining or snowing outside, you can't put your books in a backpack, so your books get wet. The teachers do not enforce the dress code, and there is no senior class trip. - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended February 02, 2015 - The administration cuts the budget too much, the 6 period day does not help students academically, and the dress code is not enforced often enough. Also, there is too much bullying, class sizes are too big, and a lot of the teachers are not good at discipline their students. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Did You Know?
Brown 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 0.23, which is lower than the Minnesota average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Brown County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Minnesota or national school diversity statistics.