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About This School

Dakota Meadows Junior High School is a public middle school in North Mankato. The principal of Dakota Meadows Junior High School is Carmen Strahan. 610 children attend Dakota Meadows Junior High School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 32% of the 610 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Dakota Meadows Junior High School is 17:1. Good Shepherd Lutheran School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Chorus
    • Orchestra
    • Theater drama
  • Sports

    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Cross country
    • Football
    • Golf
    • Gymnastics
    • Lacrosse
    • P.E. classes
    • Soccer
    • Softball
    • Swimming
    • Tennis
    • Track
    • Volleyball
    • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 88% 85%
Black, non-Hispanic 5% 7%
Hispanic 4% 4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
Asian 2% %
Multiracial 0.5% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 32% 31%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    Its a really great school the academics are faboulous and my daughter has just fit right in! the staff is so helpful in everything they do and my daughter gets amazing help whenever she needs some. The teachers are very professioinal but at the same time they let the kids have fun.The sports are very good to!they have tons of options for kids and anyone can join if your grade are up!overall dakota meadows middle school is great i would definatly advise you to go there!

  • (5 years ago)

    The Curriculum is very engaging for all students who want to learn. The teachers work together as team to enhance students learning experience.

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