271 Metro South Abe High School

  • 271 Metro South Abe High School serves 118 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • 271 Metro South Abe High School's student population of 118 students has grown by 93% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students118 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • 271 Metro South Abe High School's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of 271 Metro South Abe High School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in 271 Metro South Abe High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
23%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in 271 Metro South Abe High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
18%
10%
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White
45%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in 271 Metro South Abe High School and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in 271 Metro South Abe High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.710.33
This chart display the diversity score of 271 Metro South Abe High School and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate25-29%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in 271 Metro South Abe High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in 271 Metro South Abe High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloomington Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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