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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 25 public schools in Carlton County, MN, serving 6,727 students.
  • Carlton County, MN public school have an average math proficiency score of 65% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in Carlton County have an average ranking in the top 20% of Minnesota public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Carlton County, MN are Winterquist Elementary School, Barnum Elementary School and Lincoln Secondary. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Minnesota public school average of 16:1.

Top Carlton County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Barnum Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 74%
    Rank: Top 10%
    3813 N St
    Barnum, MN 55707
    (218)389-6976

    Grades: PK-6 | 404 students
  • Barnum Secondary Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3675 County Rd 140
    Barnum, MN 55707
    (218)389-3273

    Grades: 7-12 | 348 students
  • Caaep Extended Day Program Alternative School
    302 14th St
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218)879-0115

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Carlton Secondary Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    405 School Ave
    Carlton, MN 55718
    (218)384-4226

    Grades: 6-12 | 239 students
  • Churchill Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 20%
    515 Granite St
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218)879-3308

    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
  • Cloquet Area Alt. Ed. Programs Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    302 14th St
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218)879-0115

    Grades: 1-12 | 84 students
  • Cloquet Early Childhood Education Special Education School
    801 12th Street
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218)879-3369

    Grades: PK | 69 students
  • Cloquet Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2001 Washington Avenue
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218)879-3328

    Grades: 5-8 | 824 students
  • Cloquet Senior Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1000 18th St
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218)879-3393

    Grades: 9-12 | 700 students
  • Cromwell-wright Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5624 Hwy 210
    Cromwell, MN 55726
    (218)644-3716

    Grades: PK-6 | 176 students
  • Cromwell-wright Secondary Math: 40-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5624 Hwy 210
    Cromwell, MN 55726
    (218)644-3716

    Grades: 7-12 | 145 students
  • Fond Du Lac Ojibwe School
    49 University Road
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218)878-7242

    Grades: K-12 | 217 students
  • Lincoln Secondary Math: 69% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2 E Highway 61
    Esko, MN 55733
    (218)879-4673

    Grades: 7-12 | 562 students
  • Mash-ka-wisen Alternative School
    1150 Mission Rd, Po Box 66
    Carlton, MN 55718
    (218)384-4225

    Grades: 7-12 | 2 students
  • Mcf-moose Lake/willow River Alternative School
    1000 Lake Shore Dr
    Moose Lake, MN 55767
    (218)485-5000

    Grades: 9-12 | 3 students
  • Moose Lake Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4812 County Rd 10
    Moose Lake, MN 55767
    (218)485-4834

    Grades: PK-6 | 377 students
  • Moose Lake Secondary Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4812 County Rd 10
    Moose Lake, MN 55767
    (218)485-4435

    Grades: 7-12 | 293 students
  • Northern Lights Academy Special Education School
    302 14th Street
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218)878-3060

    Grades: K-6 | 13 students
  • Northern Lights Academy Cooperative Special Education School
    612 12th St
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218)878-3062

    Grades: K-8 | 3 students
  • Shared Time Alternative School
    602 Arthur Street
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218)879-1261

    Grades: PK-6 | n/a student
  • South Terrace Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    530 Stine Dr
    Carlton, MN 55718
    (218)384-4225

    Grades: PK-5 | 223 students
  • Washington Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 20%
    801 12th St
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218)879-3369

    Grades: PK-5 | 544 students
  • Winterquist Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 84%
    Rank: Top 1%
    2 E Highway 61
    Esko, MN 55733
    (218)879-3361

    Grades: PK-6 | 705 students
  • Wrenshall Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    207 Pioneer Dr
    Wrenshall, MN 55797
    (218)384-4274

    Grades: PK-6 | 221 students
  • Wrenshall Secondary Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    207 Pioneer Dr
    Wrenshall, MN 55797
    (218)384-4274

    Grades: 7-12 | 171 students
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