56542 Minnesota Public Schools
- For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools in 56542, Minnesota, serving 642 students.
- Public schools in zipcode 56542 have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in 56542, Minnesota have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Minnesota public schools.
- Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority American Indian and 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.
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