Top 10 Best Otter Tail County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 35 public schools serving 7,949 students in Otter Tail County, MN. Otter Tail County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
The top ranked public schools in Otter Tail County, MN are Battle Lake Secondary, Battle Lake Elementary School and Kennedy Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Otter Tail County, MN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 59% statewide average). Schools in Otter Tail County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Minnesota public schools.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Otter Tail County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Battle Lake Secondary
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
402 Summit St W
Battle Lake, MN 56515
(218) 864-5215
Grades: 7-12
| 214 students
Rank: #22.
Battle Lake Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
402 Summit St W
Battle Lake, MN 56515
(218) 864-5217
Grades: PK-6
| 211 students
Rank: #33.
Kennedy Middle School
Math: 66% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
601 Randolph Ave E
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0544
Grades: 5-8
| 758 students
Rank: #44.
Parkers Prairie Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
518 S Mccornell
Parkers Prairie, MN 56361
(218) 338-4079
Grades: PK-6
| 285 students
Rank: #55.
Cleveland Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
919 Northern Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0544
Grades: 3-4
| 387 students
Rank: #66.
Viking Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1 Viking Dr
Pelican Rapids, MN 56572
(218) 863-2911
Grades: PK-6
| 492 students
Rank: #77.
Kennedy High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
601 Randolph Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0544
Grades: 9-12
| 613 students
Rank: #88.
Henning Secondary
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
500 School Ave
Henning, MN 56551
(218) 583-2927
Grades: 7-12
| 190 students
Rank: #99.
Heart Of The Lake Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
810 2nd Ave Sw
Perham, MN 56573
(218) 346-5437
Grades: PK-4
| 546 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Henning Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
500 School Ave
Henning, MN 56551
(218) 583-2927
Grades: PK-6
| 201 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Underwood Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
100 Southern Ave E
Underwood, MN 56586
(218) 826-6101
Grades: PK-6
| 298 students
Rank: #1212.
Prairie Wind Middle School
Math: 59% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
480 Coney St West
Perham, MN 56573
(218) 346-1700
Grades: 5-8
| 449 students
Rank: #1313.
New York Mills Secondary
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
209 Hayes St
New York Mills, MN 56567
(218) 385-4211
Grades: 7-12
| 322 students
Rank: #1414.
New York Mills Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
209 Hayes St
New York Mills, MN 56567
(218) 385-4201
Grades: PK-6
| 436 students
Rank: #1515.
Parkers Prairie Secondary
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
411 S Otter Ave
Parkers Prairie, MN 56361
(218) 338-6011
Grades: 7-12
| 273 students
Rank: #1616.
Perham Senior High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
200 5th St Se
Perham, MN 56573
(218) 346-6500
Grades: 9-12
| 438 students
Rank: #1717.
Underwood Secondary
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Southern Ave E
Underwood, MN 56586
(218) 826-6102
Grades: 5-12
| 247 students
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Fergus Falls Elementary Sp Ed 5-8
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
518 Friberg Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0935
Grades: 5-8
| 6 students
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Leaf River Academy
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
401 Main Ave W
Wadena, MN 56482
(218) 631-3505
Grades: K-12
| 15 students
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
White Pine Academy
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
401 Main Ave W
Wadena, MN 56482
(218) 631-3505
Grades: 5-12
| 11 students
Rank: #2121.
Pelican Rapids Secondary
Math: 45% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
310 S Broadway
Pelican Rapids, MN 56572
(218) 863-5910
Grades: 7-12
| 355 students
Rank: #2222.
Fergus Falls Area Learning Center
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
340 Friberg Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0544
Grades: 9-12
| 88 students
Rank: #2323.
Iq Academy Minnesota
Math: 27% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
340 Friberg Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0544
Grades: K-12
| 403 students
301 West Bancroft Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0544
Grades: 1-2
| 324 students
Fergus Falls Early Childhood Sp Ed
Special Education School
725 West Laurel Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0935
Grades: PK-4
| 70 students
Fergus Falls Ec/elementary Sp Ed
Special Education School
518 Friberg Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0935
Grades: PK-4
| 9 students
iQ Academy Minnesota
601 Randolph Avenue
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(877) 994-4766
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Lakes Country Academy
Special Education School
402 Western Avenue
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 739-3273
Grades: 5-8
| n/a students
Lakes Country Academy - Alex
Special Education School
524 Willow Drive
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 739-3273
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
Lakes Country Academy - Mhd
Special Education School
2410 14th Street South
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 739-3273
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
724 Laurel Ave West
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0544
Grades: PK-1
| 239 students
Pelican Rapids Alternative Center Mid-level
Alternative School
310 S Broadway
Pelican Rapids, MN 56572
(218) 863-5910
Grades: 7-8
| 27 students
Pelican Rapids Alternative Learning Center
Alternative School
310 S Broadway
Pelican Rapids, MN 56572
(218) 863-5910
Grades: 9-12
| 6 students
Perham Area Learning Center
Alternative School
Math: <50%
520 1st Ave S
Perham, MN 56573
(218) 346-6502
Grades: 9-12
| 36 students
Underwood Alp
Alternative School
100 Southern Ave E
Underwood, MN 56586
(218) 826-6101
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Otter Tail County, MN

Otter Tail County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
201 Birch St
Dent, MN 56528
(218) 346-5437
Grades: K-4
| 63 students
805 E. Channing
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0544
Grades: K
| 105 students
518 Friberg Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0935
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
601 Randolph Avenue E
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0544
Grades: 5-8
| 775 students
1010 Maryland Ln
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 998-0935
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
Box 218
New York Mills, MN 56567
(218) 385-2553
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
310 South Broadway
Pelican Rapids, MN 56572
(218) 863-5910
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
747 2nd Ave.
Perham, MN 56573
(218) 346-6502
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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