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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 14 public schools in Benton County, MN, serving 7,027 students.
  • Benton County, MN public school have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in Benton County have an average ranking in the top 50% of Minnesota public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Benton County, MN are Foley Elementary School, Foley Intermediate Elementary School and Rice Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the Minnesota public school average of 16:1.

Top Benton County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Benton Stearns Education District 1 Special Education School
    324 3rd Ave South
    Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
    (320)253-8940

    Grades: 12 | 12 students
  • Benton-stearns Education Center Special Education School
    324 3rd Ave S
    Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
    (320)253-8940

    Grades: 5-12 | 5 students
  • Central Mn Area Learn Cntr - Foley Alternative School
    840 Norman Ave N
    Foley, MN 56329
    (320)746-2196

    Grades: K-8 | n/a student
  • Central Mn. Alc - Sauk Rapids Alternative School
    1833 Osauka Rd Ne
    Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
    (320)253-4703

    Grades: 1-12 | 17 students
  • Foley Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    743 Penn St
    Foley, MN 56329
    (320)968-7286

    Grades: PK-3 | 588 students
  • Foley Intermediate Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 67%
    Rank: Top 30%
    840 Norman Ave N
    Foley, MN 56329
    (320)968-6251

    Grades: 4-8 | 749 students
  • Foley Senior High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    621 Penn St
    Foley, MN 56329
    (320)968-7246

    Grades: 9-12 | 645 students
  • Lincoln Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    336 5th Ave Se
    Saint Cloud, MN 56304
    (320)251-6343

    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
  • Mississippi Heights Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1003 S 4th St
    Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
    (320)252-0122

    Grades: K-5 | 1,038 student
  • Pleasant View Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1009 N 6th Ave
    Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
    (320)253-0506

    Grades: PK-5 | 825 students
  • Rice Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 30%
    200 Ne 3rd Ave
    Rice, MN 56367
    (320)393-2177

    Grades: PK-5 | 345 students
  • Sauk Rapids Ecfe Alternative School
    30 4th Ave S
    Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
    (320)255-8910

    Grades: PK | n/a student
  • Sauk Rapids-rice Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    901 1st St S
    Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
    (320)654-9073

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,060 student
  • Sauk Rapids-rice Senior High School Math: 55% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1835 Osauka Rd Ne
    Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
    (320)253-4700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,339 student
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