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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 22 public schools in Cass County, MN, serving 4,691 students.
  • Cass County, MN public school have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in Cass County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Minnesota public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Cass County, MN are Pine River-backus Elementary School, Pillager Elementary School and Pillager Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Minnesota public school average of 16:1.

Top Cass County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Bug-o-nay-ge-shig Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    15353 Silver Eagle Dr. Nw
    Bena, MN 56626
    (218)665-3000

    Grades: K-12 | 187 students
  • Cass Lake-bena Area Lrng. Cntr. Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    208 Central Ave Nw
    Cass Lake, MN 56633
    (218)335-2204

    Grades: 7-12 | 81 students
  • Cass Lake-bena Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    015 4th St Nw
    Cass Lake, MN 56633
    (218)335-2201

    Grades: PK-4 | 534 students
  • Cass Lake-bena Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    15314 State 371 Nw
    Cass Lake, MN 56633
    (218)335-1911

    Grades: 5-8 | 355 students
  • Cass Lake-bena Secondary Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    15308 State 371 Nw
    Cass Lake, MN 56633
    (218)335-2203

    Grades: 9-12 | 237 students
  • Little Sand Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    316 Main St E
    Remer, MN 56672
    (218)566-2351

    Grades: 7-12 | 7 students
  • Northland Secondary Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    316 Main St E
    Remer, MN 56672
    (218)566-2351

    Grades: 7-12 | 131 students
  • Pillager Area Charter School Charter School
    12763 County Rd 1
    Pillager, MN 56473
    (218)746-3875

    Grades: 9-12 | 36 students
  • Pillager Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    323 E 2nd St S
    Pillager, MN 56473
    (218)746-2110

    Grades: PK-4 | 472 students
  • Pillager Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    323 E 2nd St S
    Pillager, MN 56473
    (218)746-3772

    Grades: 5-8 | 343 students
  • Pillager Senior High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    323 E 2nd St S
    Pillager, MN 56473
    (218)746-2117

    Grades: 9-12 | 297 students
  • Pine River-backus Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1000 1st St N
    Pine River, MN 56474
    (218)587-3131

    Grades: 9-12 | 49 students
  • Pine River-backus Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    401 Murray Ave
    Pine River, MN 56474
    (218)587-4447

    Grades: PK-6 | 547 students
  • Pine River-backus High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    810 1st St N
    Pine River, MN 56474
    (218)587-4425

    Grades: 7-12 | 360 students
  • Pine River-backus Midlevel Alc Alternative School
    1000 1st St N
    Pine River, MN 56474
    (218)587-3131

    Grades: 7-9 | n/a student
  • Prb Pequot Lakes Midlevel Alc Alternative School
    30805 Olson St
    Pine River, MN 56474
    (218)568-9358

    Grades: 6-8 | n/a student
  • Remer Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    316 Main St E
    Remer, MN 56672
    (218)566-2353

    Grades: PK-6 | 207 students
  • Vermilion Country School Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1 Enterprise Dr
    Tower, MN 55790
    (218)753-1246

    Grades: 7-12 | 44 students
  • W. H. A . Alternative Program Alternative School
    301 4th St
    Walker, MN 56484
    (218)547-5322

    Grades: 8-12 | 10 students
  • W.h.a. Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    301 4th St
    Walker, MN 56484
    (218)547-4261

    Grades: PK-6 | 435 students
  • Walker-hackensack-akeley Alc Alternative School
    301 4th St
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218)844-5687

    Grades: 6-9 | n/a student
  • Walker-hackensack-akeley Secondary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    301 4th St
    Walker, MN 56484
    (218)547-5322

    Grades: 7-12 | 359 students
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