Mankato West High School

1351 South Riverfront Dr, Mankato, MN 56001 | (507) 387-3461
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,077
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  • Mailing Address: Box 8713, Mankato, MN 56002
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,077
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 58.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 538 (50.0%)
  • Females: 539 (50.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 88 (8.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 153 (14.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 241 (22.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mankato West High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.09%
Black312.9%
Asian242.2%
Hispanic222.0%
White99992.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mankato West High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade28126.1%
10th Grade25423.6%
11th Grade27525.5%
12th Grade26724.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 42%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:58%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $48,415
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Mankato West High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,85814%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$50,85686%
Source: MN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Mankato West High School performed on average much better than most 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

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201096.4%90.2%90.6%
200995.6%91.1%89.6%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Reading Test
201089.5%82.5%78.1%
200987.9%83.4%77.6%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201069.2%61.7%57.8%
200973.2%61.0%57.3%
 

MCA-II - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Reading Test
201087.5%80.7%75.3%
200985.6%81.3%74.2%
200882.8%74.4%70.7%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201053.1%46.3%43.2%
200960.0%46.3%41.6%
200842.5%35.5%34.3%
 

High School - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201063.9%51.7%51.8%
200948.2%45.6%49.5%
200852.9%41.7%42.7%
 
Source: MN Department of Education 2009-2010

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