Barnum Secondary

3675 County Rd 140
Barnum, MN 55707
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Barnum Secondary serves 348 students in grades 7-12.
Barnum Secondary placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Barnum Secondary's student population of 348 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Barnum Secondary is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Barnum Secondary is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#784 out of 1793 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
n/a
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
93%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.130.54
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarnum Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Barnum Secondary is Moose Lake Secondary (5.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barnum Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Barnum Barnum Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 404 students
    0.5 miles
    3813 N St
    Barnum, MN 55707
    (218) 389-6976
    0.5 PK-6 404
  • Moose Lake Moose Lake Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 377 students
    5.3 miles
    4812 County Rd 10
    Moose Lake, MN 55767
    (218) 485-4834
    5.3 PK-6 377
  • Moose Lake Moose Lake Secondary Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 293 students
    5.3 miles
    4812 County Rd 10
    Moose Lake, MN 55767
    (218) 485-4435
    5.3 7-12 293
  • Moose Lake Mcf-moose Lake/willow River Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3 students
    5.6 miles
    1000 Lake Shore Dr
    Moose Lake, MN 55767
    (218) 485-5000
    5.6 9-12 3
  • Carlton Mash-ka-wisen Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 2 students
    12.7 miles
    1150 Mission Rd, Po Box 66
    Carlton, MN 55718
    (218) 384-4225
    12.7 7-12 2

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