Big Lake Middle School

Tel: (763)262-2567
  • Big Lake Middle School serves 728 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Big Lake Middle School operates within the Big Lake Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 728 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students728 students
Big Lake Middle School Total Students (1996-2016)
Gender %Big Lake Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Big Lake Middle School Total Teachers (1997-2016)
Students by GradeBig Lake Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
Big Lake Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2016)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Big Lake Middle School American Indian Students (2002-2013)
Asian
2%
7%
Big Lake Middle School Asian Students (1995-2016)
Hispanic
4%
9%
Big Lake Middle School Black Students (1995-2016)
Black
4%
10%
Big Lake Middle School Black Students (1997-2016)
White
88%
68%
Big Lake Middle School White Students (1996-2016)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Big Lake Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsBig Lake Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.220.52
Big Lake Middle School Diversity Score (1996-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
31%
Big Lake Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
Big Lake Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Big Lake Public School District's student population of 3,210 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,479 in this district is less than the state average of $11,015. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,836 is less than the state average of $11,205. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameBig Lake Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed3,210531
Big Lake Public School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$35 MM$6 MM
Big Lake Public School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$33 MM$6 MM
Big Lake Public School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$10,479$11,015
Big Lake Public School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,836$11,205
Big Lake Public School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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  • Big Lake Big Lake Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 951 students
    0.1 miles
    501 Minnesota Ave
    Big Lake, MN 55309
    (763)262-2547
    0.1 9-12 951
  • Big Lake Independence Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 829 students
    0.1 miles
    701 Minnesota Ave
    Big Lake, MN 55309
    (763)262-2537
    0.1 K-5 829
  • Big Lake Liberty Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 702 students
    0.8 miles
    17901 205th Ave N W
    Big Lake, MN 55309
    (763)262-8100
    0.8 PK-5 702
  • Saint Paul Upper Mississippi Lower Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-5
    2.8 miles
    426 Osceola Ave. South
    Saint Paul, MN 55102
    (612)843-3242
    2.8 K-5 n/a
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    Grades: K-6 | 9 students
    3.3 miles
    302 Washington Street
    Monticello, MN 55362
    (763)261-4504
    3.3 K-6 9

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Minnesota public schools have a diversity score of 0.52, which is same as the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Minnesota is Roseville Public School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Minnesota or national school diversity statistics.