Barnum Secondary

  • Barnum Secondary serves 364 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

School Overview

  • Barnum Secondary's student population of 364 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barnum Secondary's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barnum Secondary is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#1200 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
n/a
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
96%
67%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barnum Secondary.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.080.34
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Graduation Rate≥90%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Barnum Secondary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBARNUM PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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