Big Lake High School

501 Minnesota Ave, Big Lake, MN 55309 | (763) 262-2547
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 976
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1 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 501 Minnesota Avenue, Big Lake, MN 55309
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 976
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 44.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 497 (50.9%)
  • Females: 479 (49.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 94 (9.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 142 (14.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 236 (24.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Big Lake High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Big Lake High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade27528.2%
10th Grade26527.2%
11th Grade23524.1%
12th Grade20120.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 46%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:54%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $47,006
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Big Lake High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,21922%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$50,80978%
Source: MN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 1

1 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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  • Reviewed by Community Member on February 23, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Big Lake has nothing but clicks even from the school district. DO NOT SEND YOUR CHILD HERE!

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Big Lake High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on GRAD and MCA-II state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

GRAD - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

Writing Test

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

Reading Test

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

Math Test

MCA-II - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

Reading Test

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

Math Test

High School - % of students at or above proficiency

Science Test
Source: MN Department of Education 2009-2010

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