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grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade B minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C+
  6. Health & Safety
    grade C minus
  7. Administration
    grade C minus
  8. Sports
    grade B
  9. Food
    grade C
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C

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Burnsville High School is an above average, public school located in Burnsville, MN. It has 2,503 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 20 to 1. According to state test scores, 41% of students are at least proficient in math and 55% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
55%
Percent Proficient - Math
41%
Average Graduation Rate
85%
Average SAT
1250
39 responses
Average ACT
26
426 responses
AP Enrollment
26%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$73,529
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,228
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$247,500
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade C minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
57%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 46 responses
Poll
52%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 46 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 176 responses
  • Homecoming Week
    20%
  • Prom
    15%
  • Snow Week
    13%
  • Weekends
    13%
  • Sports
    9%
  • Dress Up days
    9%
  • Choir
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,503
Free or Reduced Lunch
42%
72%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 53 responses
64%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 53 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 53 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
20:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$63,824
Teachers in First/Second Year
6.2%
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 72 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 72 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 72 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$18,370 / year
National
$12,239
85%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 82 responses
44%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 82 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 82 responses

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