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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public middle schools in Jackson County, MN, serving 415 students. Jackson County, MN public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Minnesota public middle school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 59% statewide average). Middle schools in Jackson County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Minnesota public middle schools.
The top ranked public middle schools in Jackson County, MN are Jackson County Central Middle School and Heron Lake-okabena Secondary. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Minnesota public middle school average of 35% (majority Black and Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Minnesota public middle school average of 16:1.

Top Jackson County Public Middle Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Jackson County Central Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    205 4th Ave N
    Lakefield, MN 56150
    (507) 662-6625

    Grades: 6-8 | 264 students
  • Heron Lake-okabena Secondary Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    124 N Minnesota Ave
    Okabena, MN 56161
    (507) 853-4507

    Grades: 7-12 | 151 students
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