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

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Southwest Senior High School is a highly rated, public school located in Minneapolis, MN. It has 1,794 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 18 to 1. According to state test scores, 45% of students are at least proficient in math and 52% in reading.

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Southwest Senior High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
52%
Percent Proficient - Math
45%
Average Graduation Rate
90%
Average SAT
1330
74 responses
Average ACT
28
527 responses
AP Enrollment
58%

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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
$126,883
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,178
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$533,103
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
85%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 33 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 33 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 101 responses
  • First friday
    20%
  • Blast Day
    18%
  • Pep Fest
    17%
  • Athletic Games
    15%
  • NERF Assassins
    13%
  • Super Soccer Saturday
    7%
  • Choir Tour
    4%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,794
Free or Reduced Lunch
35%
89%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 38 responses
95%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 38 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 38 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
No data available  
Teachers in First/Second Year
16.5%
73%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 51 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 51 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 51 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
No data available  
National
$12,239
91%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 54 responses
44%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 54 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 54 responses

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