Falcon Ridge Middle School

12900 Johnny Cake Ridge Rd, Apple Valley, MN 55124 | (952) 431-8760
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,156
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  • Mailing Address: 12900 Johnny Cake Ridge Road, Apple Valley, MN 55124
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,156
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 72.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 583 (50.4%)
  • Females: 573 (49.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 45 (3.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 147 (12.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 192 (16.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Falcon Ridge Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian90.8%
Black988.5%
Asian827.1%
Hispanic746.4%
White89377.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Falcon Ridge Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade39133.8%
7th Grade37032.0%
8th Grade39534.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 32%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:68%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $57,977
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Falcon Ridge Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$39,29615%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$61,31385%
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 Falcon Ridge Middle School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on MCA-II state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science

MCA-II - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201080.3%77.1%68.9%
200973.8%69.7%63.7%
200871.4%71.2%64.6%
 
Reading Test
201081.5%77.7%71.7%
200981.9%80.3%72.6%
200875.7%75.8%69.6%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201074.1%69.9%64.4%
200973.7%68.5%62.6%
200871.3%63.8%61.4%
 
Reading Test
201077.4%74.3%66.1%
200973.5%73.9%64.8%
200873.5%72.1%64.7%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201068.9%63.2%58.5%
200973.4%61.6%59.6%
200873.8%64.8%58.2%
 
Reading Test
201076.0%78.1%68.1%
200981.3%74.3%66.8%
200880.4%75.9%65.7%
 
Science Test
201048.5%49.3%47.9%
200946.3%41.2%42.6%
200849.5%40.6%38.2%
 
Source: MN Department of Education 2009-2010

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