Burnsville Senior High School

  • Burnsville Senior High School serves 1,917 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Burnsville Senior High School operates within the Burnsville Public School District.
  • Burnsville Public School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the MN state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1917 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 100 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,917 students
Burnsville Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Burnsville Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
Burnsville Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Burnsville Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more 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 19:1 16:1
Burnsville Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Burnsville Senior High School American Indian Students (2009-2014)
Asian
8%
6%
Burnsville Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
13%
9%
Burnsville Senior High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
17%
10%
Burnsville Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
60%
69%
Burnsville Senior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Burnsville Senior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Burnsville Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Burnsville Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.59 0.32
Burnsville Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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%
Burnsville Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
6%
7%
Burnsville Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Burnsville Public School District's student population of 9,449 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,007 is higher than the state average of $12,795. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,485 is higher than the state average of $13,079. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Burnsville Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
2
Number of Students Managed 9,449 522
Burnsville Public School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 88%
Burnsville Public School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $135 MM $7 MM
Burnsville Public School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $139 MM $7 MM
Burnsville Public School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,007 $12,795
Burnsville Public School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,485 $13,079
Burnsville Public School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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