Byron Senior High School

  • Byron Senior High School serves 553 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

School Overview

  • Byron Senior High School's student population of 553 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students553 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Byron Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Byron Senior High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#523 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
95%
67%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.100.34
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Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameByron Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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