Scott Highlands Middle School

  • Scott Highlands Middle School serves 1,045 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Scott Highlands Middle School's student population of 1,045 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,045 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Scott Highlands Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Scott Highlands Middle School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#690 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Scott Highlands Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Scott Highlands Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
10%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
11%
11%
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White
68%
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Scott Highlands Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Scott Highlands Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.510.34
This chart display the diversity score of Scott Highlands Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Scott Highlands Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRosemount-apple Valley-eagan School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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