Browns Valley Middle School

118 Church St S
Browns Valley, MN 56219
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Browns Valley Middle School serves 56 students in grades 5-8.
Browns Valley Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Browns Valley Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Browns Valley Middle School's student population of 56 students has grown by 55% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students56 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Browns Valley Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Browns Valley Middle School is 0.45, which is less 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1439 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
66%
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
34%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.450.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrowns Valley Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Browns Valley Middle School is Sisseton High School - 01 (12.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sisseton Middle School - 02 (12.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Browns Valley Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Browns Valley Browns Valley Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 108 students
    0.0 miles
    118 Church St
    Browns Valley, MN 56219
    (320) 695-2103
    0 PK-4 108
  • Sisseton Westside Elementary - 03 Math: 24% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students
    11.9 miles
    320 W Walnut
    Sisseton, SD 57262
    (605) 698-7613
    11.9 PK-5 480
  • Sisseton Sisseton High School - 01 Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 219 students
    12.2 miles
    516 8th Ave W
    Sisseton, SD 57262
    (605) 698-7613
    12.2 9-12 219
  • Sisseton Sisseton Middle School - 02 Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 202 students
    12.2 miles
    516 8th Ave W
    Sisseton, SD 57262
    (605) 698-7613
    12.2 6-8 202
  • Sisseton Tiospa Zina Tribal School
    Grades: K-12 | 606 students
    12.2 miles
    P.o. Box 719
    Sisseton, SD 57262
    (605) 698-3953
    12.2 K-12 606

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