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For the 2021 school year, there are 14 public schools in Detroit Lakes, MN, serving 3,081 students. Detroit Lakes has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
Detroit Lakes, MN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in Detroit Lakes have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Minnesota public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Detroit Lakes, MN are Detroit Lakes Senior High School, Rossman Elementary School and Detroit Lakes Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Minnesota public school average of 16:1.

Top Detroit Lakes, MN Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Detroit Lakes Senior High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1301 Roosevelt Ave
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 847-4491

    Grades: 9-12 | 857 students
  • Rossman Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1221 Rossman Ave
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 847-9268

    Grades: PK-5 | 601 students
  • Detroit Lakes Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    510 11th Ave
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 847-9228

    Grades: 5-8 | 847 students
  • Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    510 11th Ave
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 847-1106

    Grades: PK-4 | 587 students
  • Detroit Lakes Alternative Prog. Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    900 Hwy 34 E
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 844-5687

    Grades: 9-12 | 68 students
  • Afterschool Program Alternative School
    702 Lake Ave
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 844-5687

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Detroit Lakes Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Reading: PS%
    900 Hwy 34 E
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 844-5687

    Grades: 9-12 | 2 students
  • Detroit Lakes Middle Alc Alternative School
    500 11th Ave
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 847-9228

    Grades: 6-8 | 19 students
  • High School Culture Club Alternative School
    702 Lake Ave
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 847-9271

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • High School Extended Year Program Alternative School
    702 Lake Ave
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 844-5687

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Lincoln Early Childhood Ed. Center
    204 E Willlow
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 847-9271

    Grades: PK | 100 students
  • Voyageurs Exp Chtr-credit Recovery Alternative School
    102 1st Street W
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 844-5687

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Voyageurs Exp Chtr-extended Year Alternative School
    102 1st St W
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 844-5687

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Walker-hackensack-akeley Alc Alternative School
    301 4th St
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    (218) 844-5687

    Grades: 6-9 | n/a student
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