55720 Minnesota Public Schools

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For the 2021 school year, there are 11 public schools in 55720, Minnesota, serving 2,858 students.
Public schools in zipcode 55720 have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in 55720, Minnesota have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Minnesota public schools.
The top ranked public schools in 55720, Minnesota are Churchill Elementary School, Washington Elementary School and Cloquet Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is equal to 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.

55720, MN Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Churchill Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    515 Granite St
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218) 879-3308

    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
  • Washington Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    801 12th St
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218) 879-3369

    Grades: PK-5 | 544 students
  • Cloquet Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2001 Washington Avenue
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218) 879-3328

    Grades: 5-8 | 824 students
  • Cloquet Senior Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1000 18th St
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218) 879-3393

    Grades: 9-12 | 700 students
  • Northern Lights Academy Cooperative Special Education School
    Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    612 12th St
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218) 878-3062

    Grades: K-8 | 3 students
  • Northern Lights Academy Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    302 14th Street
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218) 878-3060

    Grades: K-6 | 13 students
  • Cloquet Area Alt. Ed. Programs Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    302 14th St
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218) 879-0115

    Grades: 1-12 | 84 students
  • Caaep Extended Day Program Alternative School
    Reading: PS%
    302 14th St
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218) 879-0115

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Cloquet Early Childhood Education Special Education School
    801 12th Street
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218) 879-3369

    Grades: PK | 69 students
  • Fond Du Lac Ojibwe School
    49 University Road
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218) 878-7242

    Grades: K-12 | 217 students
  • Shared Time Alternative School
    602 Arthur Street
    Cloquet, MN 55720
    (218) 879-1261

    Grades: PK-6 | n/a student
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