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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 142 public schools in Dakota County, MN, serving 73,790 students.
  • Dakota County, MN public school have an average math proficiency score of 63% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in Dakota County have an average ranking in the top 30% of Minnesota public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Dakota County, MN are Atheneum Elementary School, Eastview Elementary School and Lake Marion Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is equal to the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Minnesota public school average of 16:1.

Top Dakota County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • 917 Dash Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1300 145th St
    Rosemount, MN 55068
    (651)423-8401

    Grades: PK-12 | 28 students
  • 917 Intra-dakota Educational Alternative Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    14300 Biscayne Ave
    Rosemount, MN 55068
    (651)423-8100

    Grades: K-12 | 49 students
  • 917 Paces Special Education School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1300 145th St
    Rosemount, MN 55068
    (651)423-8401

    Grades: K-12 | 38 students
  • 917 Sun Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    14300 Biscayne Avenue West
    Rosemount, MN 55068
    (651)423-8150

    Grades: K-12 | 102 students
  • 917 Transitional Education Serv Alternative Special Education School
    1300 145th St E
    Rosemount, MN 55068
    (651)423-8401

    Grades: 7-12 | 60 students
  • Abe Diploma Program Alternative School
    Math: <50%
    4679 144th Street West
    Saint Paul, MN 55124
    (952)388-1980

    Grades: 8-12 | 65 students
  • Academic Arts High School Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    60 E Marie Ave Ste #220
    Saint Paul, MN 55118
    (651)457-7427

    Grades: 9-12 | 98 students
  • Akin Road Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5231 195th St W
    Farmington, MN 55024
    (651)460-1700

    Grades: PK-5 | 670 students
  • Anthony Louis Center Alternative School
    1517 Hwy 13 E
    Burnsville, MN 55337
    (952)890-8879

    Grades: 7-12 | 5 students
  • Apple Valley Senior High School Math: 56% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    14450 Hayes Rd
    Saint Paul, MN 55124
    (952)431-8200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1648 students
  • Atheneum Elementary School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank: Top 1%
    5899 Babcock Tr E
    Inver Grove Heights, MN 55077
    (651)306-7300

    Grades: 2-5 | 119 students
  • Bes Transition Program Special Education School
    River Ridge Education Center,
    Burnsville, MN 55337
    (952)707-7520

    Grades: 12 | 48 students
  • Black Hawk Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1540 Deerwood Dr
    Saint Paul, MN 55122
    (651)683-8521

    Grades: 6-8 | 893 students
  • Bluesky Charter School Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    33 Wentworth Ave E Ste 100
    Saint Paul, MN 55118
    (651)642-0888

    Grades: 7-12 | 453 students
  • Branch Out Transitional Services Special Education School
    150 E Marie Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55118
    (651)403-7004

    Grades: 12 | 18 students
  • Burnsville Alternative High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2140 Diffley Rd
    Saint Paul, MN 55122
    (952)707-4020

    Grades: 9-12 | 135 students
  • Burnsville Area Learning Center Alternative School
    200 West Burnsville Pkwy
    Burnsville, MN 55337
    (952)707-6277

    Grades: 6-12 | 980 students
  • Burnsville High School Math: 37% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    600 E Hwy 13
    Burnsville, MN 55337
    (952)707-2100

    Grades: 9-12 | 2534 students
  • Burnsville Senior High Extended Day Pro Alternative School
    Reading: PS%
    2140 Diffley Rd
    Saint Paul, MN 55122
    (952)707-4032

    Grades: 9-12 | 21 students
  • Cedar Park Elementary Stem School Magnet School
    Math: 72% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 20%
    7500 Whitney Dr
    Saint Paul, MN 55124
    (952)431-8360

    Grades: K-5 | 706 students
  • Century Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 10%
    18610 Ipava Ave
    Lakeville, MN 55044
    (952)232-2301

    Grades: 6-8 | 933 students
  • Cherry View Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 74%
    Rank: Top 20%
    8600 175th St W
    Lakeville, MN 55044
    (952)232-3200

    Grades: K-5 | 562 students
  • Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 67%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1601 W 12th St
    Hastings, MN 55033
    (651)480-7390

    Grades: K-4 | 508 students
  • Cooperative Area Learning Prg. Alternative School
    5840 149th Street West
    Rosemount, MN 55068
    (651)423-7712

    Grades: 5-12 | 1 students
  • Customized Alternative Solutions Fo Special Education School
    14300 Biscayne Ave W
    Rosemount, MN 55068
    (651)423-8100

    Grades: 4-11 | 5 students
  • Dakota Cty. Alc Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1300 E 145th St
    Rosemount, MN 55068
    (651)423-8259

    Grades: 8-12 | 194 students
  • Dakota Hills Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 20%
    4183 Braddock Tr
    Saint Paul, MN 55123
    (651)683-6800

    Grades: 6-8 | 1116 students
  • Dakota Prairie Area Learning Center Alternative School
    20655 Flagstaff Ave
    Farmington, MN 55024
    (651)252-2500

    Grades: 10-12 | 6 students
  • Dakota Ridge School Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4629 144th St W
    Saint Paul, MN 55124
    (952)423-7619

    Grades: K-12 | 94 students
  • Dakota Valley Learning Center Special Education School
    4679 144th Stereet West
    Saint Paul, MN 55124
    (952)388-1950

    Grades: PK | 512 students
  • Deaf/hard Of Hearing Special Education School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    613 E 130 St
    Burnsville, MN 55337
    (952)707-3090

    Grades: PK-12 | 41 students
  • Deerwood Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1480 Deerwood Dr
    Saint Paul, MN 55122
    (651)683-6801

    Grades: K-5 | 689 students
  • Diamond Path El School Of Intl Studies Magnet School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 67%
    Rank: Top 20%
    14455 Diamond Path
    Saint Paul, MN 55124
    (952)423-7695

    Grades: K-5 | 757 students
  • Diamondhead Ready To Learn
    200 W. Burnsville Pkwy
    Burnsville, MN 55337
    (952)707-4110

    Grades: PK | 20 students
  • Eagan Senior High School Math: 77% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 10%
    4185 Braddock Tr
    Saint Paul, MN 55123
    (651)683-6900

    Grades: 9-12 | 2082 students
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