Olson Middle School

  • Olson Middle School serves 868 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Olson Middle School operates within the Bloomington Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 868 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students868 students
Olson Middle School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Olson Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
Olson Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeOlson Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Olson Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
Olson Middle School American Indian Students (1998-2013)
Olson Middle School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Olson Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
Olson Middle School Black Students (1989-2015)
Olson Middle School White Students (1989-2015)
Two or more races
Olson Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsOlson Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.490.32
Olson Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Olson Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
Olson Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bloomington Public School District's student population of 10,286 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,991 is higher than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,141 is higher than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District NameBloomington Public School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed10,286522
Bloomington Public School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$147 MM$6 MM
Bloomington Public School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$138 MM$6 MM
Bloomington Public School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,991$12,051
Bloomington Public School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,141$11,992
Bloomington Public School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Minnesota public schools have a diversity score of 0.32, which is higher than the national average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Minnesota is St. Paul Public School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Minnesota or national school diversity statistics.