John Glenn Middle School

  • John Glenn Middle School serves 789 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • John Glenn 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 32%.
  • John Glenn Middle School operates within the North St Paul-maplewood Oakdale Dis School District.

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School Overview

  • John Glenn Middle School's student population of 789 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students789 students
John Glenn Middle School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %John Glenn Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
John Glenn Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeJohn Glenn Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • John Glenn Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1784 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John Glenn Middle School is 0.77, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
60%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
60%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
John Glenn Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
American Indian
1%
2%
John Glenn Middle School American Indian Students (1998-2016)
Asian
27%
7%
John Glenn Middle School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
14%
9%
John Glenn Middle School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
19%
10%
John Glenn Middle School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
32%
68%
John Glenn Middle School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
7%
4%
John Glenn Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsJohn Glenn Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.770.33
John Glenn Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
31%
John Glenn Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
John Glenn Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of John Glenn Middle School is North St Paul-maplewood Oakdale Dis School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 511 school districts in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • North St Paul-maplewood Oakdale Dis School District's student population of 10,535 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $13,578 is higher than the state average of $11,015. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,616 is higher than the state average of $11,205. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    School District NameNorth St Paul-maplewood Oakdale Dis School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    22
    2
    Number of Students Managed10,535531
    North St Paul-maplewood Oakdale Dis School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    59%
    60%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    54%
    60%
    District Total Revenue$147 MM$6 MM
    District Spending$148 MM$6 MM
    District Revenue / Student$13,578$11,015
    District Spending / Student$13,616$11,205
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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