Mayo Senior High School

  • Mayo Senior High School serves 1,583 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Mayo Senior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is equal to the Minnesota state average of 32%.
  • Mayo Senior High School operates within the Rochester Public School District.
  • Rochester Public School District's 86% graduation rate is higher than the Minnesota state average of 82%.

Top Placements

Mayo Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Mayo Senior High School's student population of 1583 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students1,583 students
Mayo Senior High School Total Students (1996-2016)
Gender %Mayo Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
Mayo Senior High School Total Teachers (1995-2016)
Students by GradeMayo Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Mayo Senior High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mayo Senior High School is 0.51, 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)
64%
60%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
60%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Mayo Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2016)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Mayo Senior High School American Indian Students (2006-2008)
Asian
8%
7%
Mayo Senior High School Asian Students (1996-2016)
Hispanic
11%
9%
Mayo Senior High School Black Students (1996-2016)
Black
11%
10%
Mayo Senior High School Black Students (1996-2016)
White
68%
68%
Mayo Senior High School White Students (1996-2016)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Mayo Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsMayo Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.510.33
Mayo Senior High School Diversity Score (1996-2016)
Graduation Rate
93%
82%
Mayo Senior High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
31%
Mayo Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
Mayo Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Mayo Senior High School is Rochester Public 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.
    • Rochester Public School District's student population of 17,303 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 79% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $11,086 is higher than the state average of $11,015. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $11,121 is less than the state average of $11,205. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
    School District NameRochester Public School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    44
    2
    Number of Students Managed17,303531
    Rochester Public School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    56%
    60%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    60%
    60%
    District Graduation Rate
    86%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$182 MM$6 MM
    District Spending$183 MM$6 MM
    District Revenue / Student$11,086$11,015
    District Spending / Student$11,121$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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