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    Buffalo Lake-Hector Secondary

    Location Address:
    220 West Third St. Hector, Minnesota 55342 Phone Number: 3208482233
    Mailing Address:
    Box 307, 220 West Third St. Hector, MN 55342
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Buffalo Lake-Hector State Agency ID 012159
    School Type Regular School State School ID 012159020
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 27129
    County Renville Locale Rural
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Title I Eligible School
    School Level Other Level of School School-wide Title I Not school-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered 06 Magnet School? Not a Magnet School
    School Highest Grade Offered 12 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 56 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 32
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 88 Migrant Students 0
    Total Students 354 Student Teacher Ratio 11.8
    Buffalo Lake-Hector Secondary Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 53
    Kindergarten Students 0 8th Grade Students 43
    1st Grade Students 0 9th Grade Students 54
    2nd Grade Students 0 10th Grade Students 49
    3rd Grade Students 0 11th Grade Students 41
    4th Grade Students 0 12th Grade Students 62
    5th Grade Students 0 Ungraded Students 0
    6th Grade Students 52 Total Students 354
    Buffalo Lake-Hector Secondary Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 0 0 0
    Asian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0
    Hispanic 18 9 27
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 1 1 2
    White (Non-Hispanic) 168 157 325