Top 5 Best Cottage Grove Public Elementary Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 8 public elementary schools serving 4,625 students in Cottage Grove, MN.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Cottage Grove, MN are Cottage Grove Elementary School, Grey Cloud Elementary School and Hillside Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Cottage Grove, MN public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Minnesota public elementary school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 51% statewide average). Elementary schools in Cottage Grove have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Minnesota public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the Minnesota public elementary school average of 39% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Public Elementary Schools in Cottage Grove, MN (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cottage Grove Elementary School
(Math: 75% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7447 65th St S
Cottage Grove, MN 55016
(651) 425-5801
Grades: K-5
| 418 students
Rank: #22.
Grey Cloud Elementary School
(Math: 64% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9525 Indian Blvd S
Cottage Grove, MN 55016
(651) 425-4201
Grades: K-5
| 729 students
Rank: #33.
Hillside Elementary School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8177 Hillside Tr S
Cottage Grove, MN 55016
(651) 425-4001
Grades: PK-5
| 414 students
Rank: #44.
Armstrong Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8855 Inwood Ave S
Cottage Grove, MN 55016
(651) 425-4101
Grades: PK-5
| 319 students
Rank: #55.
Cottage Grove Middle School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 51%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9775 Indian Blvd S
Cottage Grove, MN 55016
(651) 425-6804
Grades: 6-8
| 920 students
Rank: #66.
Pine Hill Elementary School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9015 Hadley Ave S
Cottage Grove, MN 55016
(651) 425-3901
Grades: K-5
| 481 students
Rank: #77.
Crestview Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7830 80th St S
Cottage Grove, MN 55016
(651) 425-3801
Grades: PK-5
| 375 students
Rank: #88.
Oltman Middle School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6625 Goodview Avenue
Cottage Grove, MN 55016
(651) 425-3501
Grades: 6-8
| 969 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Cottage Grove, Minnesota

Cottage Grove, Minnesota Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
8400 E Pt Douglas Rd S
Cottage Grove, MN 55016
(651) 425-6121
Grades: PK
| 219 students
7362 E Point Douglas Road
Cottage Grove, MN 55016
(651) 458-6660
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Place (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
7362 E Point Douglas Rd S
Cottage Grove, MN 55016
(651) 425-7201
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public elementary schools in Cottage Grove, MN?
The top ranked public elementary schools in Cottage Grove, MN include Cottage Grove Elementary School, Grey Cloud Elementary School and Hillside Elementary School.
How many public elementary schools are located in Cottage Grove, MN?
8 public elementary schools are located in Cottage Grove, MN.
What is the racial composition of students in Cottage Grove, MN?
Cottage Grove, MN public elementary schools minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the Minnesota public elementary schools average of 39% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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