Faribault Middle School

  • Faribault Middle School serves 813 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (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 43% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Faribault 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 student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Faribault Middle School's student population of 813 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students813 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Faribault 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 Faribault Middle School is 0.63, which is more 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#1457 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
22%
9%
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Black
21%
11%
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White
53%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.630.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFaribault Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Faribault Jefferson Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 504 students
    1.0 miles
    922 Sw Home Place
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-6547
    1.0 K-5 504
  • Faribault Faribault Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,229 student
    1.3 miles
    330 9th Ave Sw
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-6100
    1.3 9-12 1,229
  • Faribault Mn Academy For The Blind Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 60 students
    1.4 miles
    400 Se 6th Ave
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 412-5200
    1.4 PK-12 60
  • Faribault Mn Correctional Facility-faribault Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.4 miles
    1101 Linden Ln
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 334-0878
    1.4 9-12 n/a
  • Faribault Cvsec Step Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 27 students
    1.7 miles
    2800 1st Avenue Nw
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 209-1508
    1.7 9-12 27

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