Chaska High School

  • Chaska High School serves 1,402 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Chaska High School operates within the Eastern Carver County Public School District.
  • Eastern Carver County Public School District's 85% graduation rate is lower than the MN state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1402 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 88 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,402 students
Chaska High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Chaska High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
Chaska High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeChaska High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Chaska High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
4%
6%
Chaska High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
15%
9%
Chaska High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
3%
10%
Chaska High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
76%
69%
Chaska High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Chaska High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsChaska High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN 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.
0.400.51
Chaska 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.
22%
31%
Chaska High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
4%
7%
Chaska High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Eastern Carver County Public School District's student population of 9,458 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,444 is higher than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,829 is higher than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameEastern Carver County Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
2
Number of Students Managed9,458522
Eastern Carver County Public School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate85%88%
Eastern Carver County Public School District Graduation Rate (1996-2015)
District Total Revenue$116 MM$6 MM
Eastern Carver County Public School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$120 MM$6 MM
Eastern Carver County Public School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,444$12,051
Eastern Carver County Public School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,829$11,992
Eastern Carver County Public School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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