Mcguire Middle School

21220 Holyoke Ave W
Lakeville, MN 55044
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Mcguire Middle School serves 946 students in grades 6-8.
Mcguire Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Mcguire Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Mcguire Middle School's student population of 946 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students946 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Mcguire Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Mcguire Middle School is 0.31, 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 Testing Rank
#259 out of 1793 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
4%
11%
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White
83%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.310.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLakeville Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Mcguire Middle School is Lakeville Area Learning Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kennedy Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lakeville Kennedy Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 591 students
    0.0 miles
    21240 Holyoke Ave
    Lakeville, MN 55044
    (952) 232-2800
    0 K-5 591
  • Lakeville Lakeville Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 79 students
    0.3 miles
    20950 Howland Ave
    Lakeville, MN 55044
    (952) 232-2090
    0.3 6-12 79
  • Lakeville Lakeville Early Childhood Program Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 170 students
    0.3 miles
    8670 210th St W
    Lakeville, MN 55044
    (952) 232-2017
    0.3 PK 170
  • Lakeville Link12 Lakeville Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-12 | 70 students
    0.3 miles
    8670 210th Street W
    Lakeville, MN 55044
    (952) 232-3734
    0.3 K-12 70
  • Lakeville Lakeville South High School Math: 59% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,819 student
    1.4 miles
    21135 Jacquard Ave
    Lakeville, MN 55044
    (952) 232-3300
    1.4 9-12 1,819

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