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For the 2021 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 9,805 students in Crow Wing County, MN. Crow Wing County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
The top ranked public schools in Crow Wing County, MN are Lowell Elementary School, Baxter Elementary School and Eagle View Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Crow Wing County, MN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 64% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in Crow Wing County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of Minnesota public schools.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Crow Wing County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Lowell Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    704 3rd Ave Ne
    Brainerd, MN 56401
    (218) 454-6550

    Grades: K-4 | 423 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Baxter Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5546 Fairview Rd
    Baxter, MN 56425
    (218) 454-6400

    Grades: PK-4 | 502 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Eagle View Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6539 County Rd 11
    Pequot Lakes, MN 56472
    (218) 562-6100

    Grades: PK-4 | 595 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Pequot Lakes Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    30805 Olson St
    Pequot Lakes, MN 56472
    (218) 568-9357

    Grades: 5-8 | 564 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Garfield Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1120 10th Ave Ne
    Brainerd, MN 56401
    (218) 454-6450

    Grades: K-4 | 395 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Forestview Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    12149 Knollwood Dr
    Baxter, MN 56425
    (218) 454-6000

    Grades: 5-9 | 1,997 student
  • Rank: #77.
    Nisswa Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5533 Lakers Lane
    Nisswa, MN 56468
    (218) 961-6860

    Grades: PK-4 | 304 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Harrison Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1515 Oak St
    Brainerd, MN 56401
    (218) 454-6500

    Grades: K-4 | 257 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Riverside Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    220 3rd St Nw
    Brainerd, MN 56401
    (218) 454-6800

    Grades: K-4 | 583 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Pequot Lakes Senior High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    30805 Olson St
    Pequot Lakes, MN 56472
    (218) 568-9210

    Grades: 9-12 | 547 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Cuyuna Range Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    509 6th Ave Ne
    Crosby, MN 56441
    (218) 545-8803

    Grades: PK-6 | 557 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Brainerd Senior High School Math: 56% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    702 S 5th St
    Brainerd, MN 56401
    (218) 454-6200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,855 student
  • Rank: #1313.
    Crosby-ironton Secondary Math: 51% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    711 Poplar St
    Crosby, MN 56441
    (218) 545-8802

    Grades: 7-12 | 494 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Crosslake Community Charter School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    36974 County Rd 66
    Crosslake, MN 56442
    (218) 692-5437

    Grades: K-8 | 144 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Crosslake Community High School Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    36974 County Road 66
    Crosslake, MN 56442
    (218) 692-5437

    Grades: 7-12 | 64 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Discovery Woods Charter School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    604 N 7th St
    Brainerd, MN 56401
    (218) 828-8200

    Grades: K-6 | 96 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Middle Level Alternative Program Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    311 10th Ave Ne
    Brainerd, MN 56401
    (218) 454-5400

    Grades: 5-8 | 17 students
  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Isd 181 Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    311 10th Ave Ne
    Brainerd, MN 56401
    (218) 454-5400

    Grades: K-12 | 149 students
  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Lincoln Education Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    604 S 6th St
    Brainerd, MN 56401
    (218) 454-6600

    Grades: 3-12 | 62 students
  • Rank: #20-2220.- 22.311 10th Ave Ne
    Brainerd, MN 56401
    (218) 454-5438

    Grades: PK | n/a student
  • Rank: #20-2220.- 22.
    Brainerd Early Childhood Sp. Ed. Special Education School
    311 10th Ave Ne
    Minneapolis, MN 55401
    (218) 454-5430

    Grades: PK | 200 students
  • Rank: #20-2220.- 22.804 Oak Street
    Brainerd, MN 56401
    (218) 454-5438

    Grades: PK | n/a student
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