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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 27 public schools in Clay County, MN, serving 10,649 students.
  • Clay County, MN public school have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in Clay County have an average ranking in the top 50% of Minnesota public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Clay County, MN are Barnesville Elementary School, Dilworth Elementary School and Hawley Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Minnesota public school average of 16:1.

Top Clay County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Barnesville Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 81%
    Rank: Top 10%
    305 5th St Se
    Barnesville, MN 56514
    (218)354-2300

    Grades: K-6 | 462 students
  • Barnesville Secondary Math: 69% | Reading: 72%
    Rank: Top 20%
    302 3rd St Se
    Barnesville, MN 56514
    (218)354-2228

    Grades: 6-12 | 392 students
  • Clay County Outreach Center Alternative School
    2777 34th St S
    Moorhead, MN 56560
    (218)284-2230

    Grades: 7-12 | 7 students
  • Clay County Shelter Care Alternative School
    2777 34th St S
    Moorhead, MN 56560
    (218)299-7548

    Grades: 3-12 | 9 students
  • Dilworth Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    108 N Main
    Dilworth, MN 56529
    (218)477-6801

    Grades: PK-4 | 507 students
  • Dilworth-glyndon-felton Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 50%
    108 N Main
    Dilworth, MN 56529
    (218)477-6803

    Grades: 6-8 | 358 students
  • Dilworth-glyndon-felton Senior High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 50%
    513 Parke Ave S
    Glyndon, MN 56547
    (218)477-6804

    Grades: 9-12 | 408 students
  • Dorothy Dodds Elementary School
    4400 24th Ave. S.
    Moorhead, MN 56560
    (218)284-1300

    Grades: K-4 | 676 students
  • Ellen Hopkins Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2020 S 11th St
    Moorhead, MN 56560
    (218)284-4300

    Grades: K-4 | 664 students
  • Glacial Ridge Transitional Skills P Special Education School
    714 Joseph St
    Hawley, MN 56549
    (888)267-5380

    Grades: 7-12 | 9 students
  • Glyndon-felton Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 30%
    513 Parke Ave S
    Glyndon, MN 56547
    (218)477-6802

    Grades: PK-5 | 375 students
  • Hawley Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 20%
    915 7th St
    Hawley, MN 56549
    (218)483-3316

    Grades: PK-6 | 527 students
  • Hawley Secondary Math: 66% | Reading: 65%
    Rank: Top 50%
    714 Joseph St
    Hawley, MN 56549
    (218)483-3555

    Grades: 7-12 | 441 students
  • Horizon Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3601 12th Ave S
    Moorhead, MN 56560
    (218)284-7300

    Grades: 5-8 | 1977 students
  • Intensive Interagency Program Special Education School
    714 Joseph St
    Hawley, MN 56549
    (888)267-5380

    Grades: 7-12 | 6 students
  • Lakes Country Youth Education Svcs Alternative School
    Msum Bridges Hall, 1104 7th Av
    Moorhead, MN 56563
    (218)739-3273

    Grades: 9-12 | 45 students
  • Moorhead High School Math: 50% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2300 4th Ave S
    Moorhead, MN 56560
    (218)284-2300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1756 students
  • Probstfield Center For Education Special Education School
    2410 14th St S
    Moorhead, MN 56560
    (218)284-3800

    Grades: PK | 232 students
  • Red River Alc - Barnesville 146 Alternative School
    2777 34th St S
    Moorhead, MN 56560
    (218)284-2202

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
  • Red River Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2777 34th St S
    Moorhead, MN 56560
    (218)284-2230

    Grades: 5-12 | 119 students
  • Robert Asp Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    910 N 11th St
    Moorhead, MN 56560
    (218)284-6300

    Grades: K-4 | 663 students
  • Rralc: Dgf Secondary 2164 Alternative School
    2777 34th St S
    Moorhead, MN 56560
    (218)284-2202

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
  • S.g.reinertsen Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1201 40th Ave S
    Moorhead, MN 56560
    (218)284-5300

    Grades: K-4 | 681 students
  • Spring Prairie Elementary School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6189 170th St N
    Hawley, MN 56549
    (218)483-3316

    Grades: K-6 | 13 students
  • Ulen-hitterdal Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    27 Nw 2nd St
    Ulen, MN 56585
    (218)596-8853

    Grades: K-6 | 170 students
  • Ulen-hitterdal Secondary Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    27 Nw 2nd St
    Ulen, MN 56585
    (218)596-8853

    Grades: 7-12 | 137 students
  • West Central Juvenile Center Alternative School
    729 11th St N
    Moorhead, MN 56560
    (218)299-7548

    Grades: 4-12 | 15 students
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