Big Lake, MN
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Big Lake Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Big Lake Public School District Details

Big Lake Public School District
501 Minnesota Ave
Big Lake, MN 55309

3,298 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Big Lake Public School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Minnesota

(10 is best)

Better than of MN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Big Lake Middle School
601 Minnesota Ave
Big Lake, MN, 55309
06-08
Big Lake Senior High School
501 Minnesota Ave
Big Lake, MN, 55309
09-12
Independence Elementary School
701 Minnesota Ave
Big Lake, MN, 55309
KG-05
Liberty Elementary School
17901 205 Th Ave N W
Big Lake, MN, 55309
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.0% 72.4%
Black 2.5% 10.3%
Hispanic 4.4% 8.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 6.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 1.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 27.2% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.4% 30.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.8% 7.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,885 $19,208,640 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $294 $959,616 2.7%
Staff $439 $1,432,896 4.0%
General Administration $294 $959,616 2.7%
School Administration $491 $1,602,624 4.5%
Operation $847 $2,764,608 7.7%
Transportation $472 $1,540,608 4.3%
Other $186 $607,104 1.7%
Total Support $3,021 $9,860,544 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,107 $6,877,248 19.1%
Total Expenditures $11,013 $35,946,432 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,273 $6,232,349,183 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $306 $262,467,091 2.2%
Staff $514 $440,345,174 3.8%
General Administration $329 $281,711,307 2.4%
School Administration $447 $383,246,302 3.3%
Operation $824 $705,764,021 6.0%
Transportation $634 $543,011,781 4.7%
Other $296 $253,706,083 2.2%
Total Support $3,349 $2,870,131,713 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,004 $2,574,227,204 22.0%
Total Expenditures $13,626 $11,676,752,080 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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