Black Hawk Middle School

Black Hawk Middle School serves 822 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Black Hawk Middle School operates within the Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District.

Overview

The student population of 822 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 822 students
Black Hawk Middle School Total Students (1995-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Black Hawk Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1996-2013)
Students by Grade Black Hawk Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more 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
Black Hawk Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1996-2013)
American Indian
1%
2%
Black Hawk Middle School American Indian (2001-2012)
Asian
11%
6%
Black Hawk Middle School Asian (1995-2013)
Hispanic
9%
8%
Black Hawk Middle School Hispanic (1995-2013)
Black
15%
10%
Black Hawk Middle School Black (1995-2013)
White
61%
71%
Black Hawk Middle School White (1995-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Black Hawk Middle School Sch Ethnicity Black Hawk 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.
0.59 0.31
Black Hawk Middle School Diversity Score (1995-2013)
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.
22%
32%
Black Hawk Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2013)
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.
5%
7%
Black Hawk Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 27,174 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
2
Number of Students Managed 27,174 508
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $327 MM $6 MM
District Spending $354 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,764 $11,416
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,736 $11,593
Rosemount-apple Valley-eagan 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 Burnsville Alternative High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dakota Hills Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Deerwood Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • Saint PaulDeerwood Elementary School
    1480 Deerwood Dr
    Saint PaulMN 55122
    (651)683-6801
    0.2 mi | 602 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Saint PaulHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Thomas Lake Elementary School
    4350 Thomas Lake Rd
    Saint PaulMN 55122
    (651)683-6890
    0.9 mi | 377 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Saint PaulOak Ridge Elementary School
    4350 Johnny Cake Ridge Rd
    Saint PaulMN 55122
    (651)683-6970
    0.9 mi | 630 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Saint PaulGlacier Hills Elementary School
    Magnet School
    3825 Glacier Dr
    Saint PaulMN 55123
    (651)683-8570
    Magnet School

    1.3 mi | 614 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Saint PaulRahn Elementary School
    Magnet School
    4424 Sandstone Dr
    Saint PaulMN 55122
    (952)707-3600
    Magnet School

    1.9 mi | 432 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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