Benjamin Banneker Middle School (Closed 2006)

Benjamin Banneker Middle School served 180 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 was higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 97% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students180 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Student : Teacher Ratio23:114:1
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American Indian
6%
2%
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Asian
14%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
75%
11%
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White
3%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.420.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMinneapolis Public School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Benjamin Banneker Middle School is Sabathani Campus (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Green Central Park Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bdote Learning Center (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Bdote Learning Center Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 80 students
    0.4 miles
    3216 E 29th Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55406
    (612) 729-9266
    0.4 K-6 80
  • Minneapolis Lirio Montessori Charter School

    0.4 miles
    3015 13th Av. S
    Minneapolis, MN 55407
    (612) 293-5314
    0.4 n/a n/a
  • Minneapolis Green Central Park Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 362 students
    0.5 miles
    3416 4th Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55408
    (612) 668-3730
    0.5 PK-8 362
  • Minneapolis Andersen Community Math: 19% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 944 students
    0.7 miles
    1098 Andersen Ln
    Minneapolis, MN 55407
    (612) 668-4200
    0.7 PK-8 944
  • Minneapolis Bancroft Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 533 students
    0.7 miles
    1315 E 38th St
    Minneapolis, MN 55407
    (612) 668-3550
    0.7 PK-5 533
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