Mayo Senior High School

  • Mayo Senior High School serves 1,689 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mayo Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the Minnesota state average of 34%.

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 1,689 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 92 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students1,689 students
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Total Classroom Teachers92 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mayo Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 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 0.53, which is less 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 School Rank (16-17)#899 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
9%
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Black
13%
11%
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White
66%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mayo Senior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.530.54
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Graduation Rate
94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mayo Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mayo Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRochester Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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