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For the 2021 school year, there are 12 public schools in Cottonwood County, MN, serving 2,000 students. Cottonwood County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
Cottonwood County, MN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in Cottonwood County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Minnesota public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Cottonwood County, MN are Winfair Elementary School, Mountain Lake Elementary School and Red Rock Central Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less 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 Cottonwood County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Winfair Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1454 6th Ave
    Windom, MN 56101
    (507) 831-6925

    Grades: PK-3 | 314 students
  • Mountain Lake Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    450 12th St
    Mountain Lake, MN 56159
    (507) 427-3151

    Grades: PK-6 | 276 students
  • Red Rock Central Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 6th Ave E
    Jeffers, MN 56145
    (507) 628-5521

    Grades: PK-4 | 192 students
  • Mountain Lake Secondary Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    450 12th St
    Mountain Lake, MN 56159
    (507) 427-2323

    Grades: 7-12 | 239 students
  • Windom Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1400 W 17th St
    Windom, MN 56101
    (507) 831-6910

    Grades: 4-8 | 429 students
  • Windom Senior High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1400 W 17th St
    Windom, MN 56101
    (507) 831-6910

    Grades: 9-12 | 304 students
  • Red Rock Ridge Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1012 5th Avenue
    Windom, MN 56101
    (507) 831-6935

    Grades: 9-12 | 32 students
  • Westbrook-walnut Grove Secondary Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    344 8th St
    Westbrook, MN 56183
    (507) 274-5450

    Grades: 7-12 | 152 students
  • Red Rock Ridge Learning Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    68 10th St
    Windom, MN 56101
    (507) 831-6935

    Grades: 1-12 | 51 students
  • Early Childhood Learning Center Special Education School
    1012 5th Ave
    Windom, MN 56101
    (507) 831-6940

    Grades: PK | 11 students
  • Red Rock Ridge Mid-level Alc Alternative School
    1012 5th Avenue
    Windom, MN 56101
    (507) 831-6935

    Grades: 7-8 | n/a student
  • Starrs Online Academy
    1012 5th Avenue
    Windom, MN 56101
    (507) 831-6935

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a student
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