River Ridge Education Center,
Burnsville, MN 55337
Bes Transition Program serves 48 students in grades 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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Bes Transition Program ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Bes Transition Program's student population of 48 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
48 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Bes Transition Program is 0.64, which is more 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 Data
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State Level (MN)
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
9%
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Black
21%
11%
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White
54%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 12
  • Students: 48 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 20% in MN)

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