Blue Earth Area Secondary

  • Blue Earth Area Secondary serves 455 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Blue Earth Area Secondary operates within the Blue Earth Area Public School District.
  • Blue Earth Area Public School District's 87% graduation rate is lower than the MN state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 455 students has grown by 20% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 455 students
Blue Earth Area Secondary Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender % Blue Earth Area Secondary Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Blue Earth Area Secondary Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by Grade Blue Earth Area Secondary Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Blue Earth Area Secondary Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Blue Earth Area Secondary American Indian Students (2013-2014)
Asian
n/a
6%
Blue Earth Area Secondary Asian Students (1999-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
9%
Blue Earth Area Secondary Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
n/a
10%
Blue Earth Area Secondary Black Students (2004-2014)
White
n/a
69%
Blue Earth Area Secondary White Students (1998-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Blue Earth Area Secondary Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.21 0.32
Blue Earth Area Secondary Diversity Score (1999-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
28%
31%
Blue Earth Area Secondary Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%
Blue Earth Area Secondary Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Blue Earth Area Public School District's student population of 1,204 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,169 in this district is less than the state average of $12,795. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,571 is less than the state average of $13,079. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Blue Earth Area Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,204 522
Blue Earth Area Public School District Students Managed (1998-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 88%
Blue Earth Area Public School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $7 MM
Blue Earth Area Public School District District Total Revenue (1998-2014)
District Spending $16 MM $7 MM
Blue Earth Area Public School District District Spending (1998-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,169 $12,795
Blue Earth Area Public School District District Revenue / Student (1998-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,571 $13,079
Blue Earth Area Public School District District Spending / Student (1998-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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