BEMIDJI PUBLIC School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 13 public schools managed by BEMIDJI PUBLIC School District serving 5,197 students in Bemidji, Minnesota.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Minnesota state average of 33%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

BEMIDJI PUBLIC School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Bemidji Bemidji Area Learning Center Alternative School
    802 Paul Bunyan Dr Nw
    Bemidji, MN 56601
    (218)333-3299

    Grades: K-12 | 68 students
  • Bemidji Bemidji Bylaw Special Education School
    502 Minnesota Ave
    Bemidji, MN 56601
    (218)333-3477

    Grades: 6-12 | 10 students
  • Bemidji Bemidji Middle School
    1910 Middle School Ave Nw
    Bemidji, MN 56601
    (218)333-3215

    Grades: 6-8 | 1059 students
  • Bemidji Bemidji Senior High School
    2900 Division St W
    Bemidji, MN 56601
    (218)444-1600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1381 students
  • Bemidji Central Elementary School
    815 Beltrami Ave
    Bemidji, MN 56601
    (218)333-3220

    Grades: PK-5 | 252 students
  • Bemidji First City School Alternative School
    1230 5th St Nw
    Bemidji, MN 56601
    (218)333-3458

    Grades: 3-12 | 63 students
  • Bemidji Horace May Elementary School
    4415 Washington Ave Sw
    Bemidji, MN 56601
    (218)333-3240

    Grades: 1-5 | 479 students
  • Bemidji J.w. Smith Elementary School
    1712 America Ave
    Bemidji, MN 56601
    (218)333-3290

    Grades: PK-5 | 432 students
  • Bemidji Lincoln Elementary School
    1617 5th St Ne
    Bemidji, MN 56601
    (218)333-3250

    Grades: PK-5 | 573 students
  • Bemidji Northern Elementary School
    8711 Irvine Ave Nw
    Bemidji, MN 56601
    (218)333-3260

    Grades: 1-5 | 489 students
  • Bemidji Oshki Manidoo Center Alternative School
    802 Paul Bunyan Dr Nw
    Bemidji, MN 56601
    (218)333-3478

    Grades: 7-12 | 8 students
  • Bemidji Paul Bunyan Center
    3300 Gillett Dr Nw
    Bemidji, MN 56601
    (218)333-3100

    Grades: PK-1 | 213 students
  • Bemidji Solway Elementary School
    159 Lomen Ave Ne
    Bemidji, MN 56601
    (218)467-3232

    Grades: 1-5 | 170 students

Overview

School District NameBEMIDJI PUBLIC School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students5,197 students
# of Teachers312 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students2,574 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,623 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.46
# of American Indian Students835 students
% American Indian Students
16%
# of Asian Students40 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students104 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students82 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students3,747 students
% White Students
72%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students388 students
% of Two or more races Students
7%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:121
# of Students in Kindergarten:415
# of Students in 1st Grade:418
# of Students in 2nd Grade:411
# of Students in 3rd Grade:442
# of Students in 4th Grade:405
# of Students in 5th Grade:396
# of Students in 6th Grade:353
# of Students in 7th Grade:337
# of Students in 8th Grade:378
# of Students in 9th Grade:390
# of Students in 10th Grade:377
# of Students in 11th Grade:367
# of Students in 12th Grade:387
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • BEMIDJI 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.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 76% has increased from 68% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of BEMIDJI PUBLIC School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of BEMIDJI PUBLIC School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
76%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of BEMIDJI PUBLIC School District and public school graduation rate of MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,677 is higher than the state average of $11,402. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,477 is less than the state average of $11,598. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MN)
Total Revenue$60 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of BEMIDJI PUBLIC School District and average revenue for each school distric in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$59 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of BEMIDJI PUBLIC School District and average spending for each school distric in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,677$11,402
This chart display average revenue per public school student in BEMIDJI PUBLIC School District and average revenue per public school student in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,477$11,598
This chart display average spending per public school student in BEMIDJI PUBLIC School District and average spending per public school student in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
BEMIDJI PUBLIC School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.46, which is higher than the Minnesota average of 0.34. The most diverse school in the district is J.w. Smith Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Minnesota or national school diversity statistics.