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For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 1,347 students in Pope County, MN. Pope County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
The top ranked public schools in Pope County, MN are Minnewaska Area Elementary School, Glacial Hills Elementary School and Minnewaska Area Intermediate School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Pope County, MN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in Pope County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Minnesota public schools.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Pope County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Minnewaska Area Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    409 4th St Se
    Glenwood, MN 56334
    (320) 634-4567

    Grades: K-3 | 364 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Glacial Hills Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    610 W 6th St
    Starbuck, MN 56381
    (320) 239-3840

    Grades: K-6 | 102 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Minnewaska Area Intermediate School Math: 63% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    25122 State Hwy 28
    Glenwood, MN 56334
    (320) 239-4800

    Grades: 4-6 | 283 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Minnewaska Secondary Math: 40-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    25122 State Hwy 28
    Glenwood, MN 56334
    (320) 239-4800

    Grades: 7-12 | 339 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Minnewaska Area Junior High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    25122 State Hwy 28
    Glenwood, MN 56334
    (320) 239-4800

    Grades: 7-8 | 178 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Minnewaska Day Treatment Program Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 John St
    Starbuck, MN 56381
    (320) 239-2257

    Grades: K-12 | 51 students
  • Rank: #7-97.-9.
    Middle Level Learning Center Alternative School
    700 Northside Drive Ne
    Alexandria, MN 56308
    (320) 762-0627

    Grades: 7-8 | n/a student
  • Rank: #7-97.-9.
    Minnewaska Early Childhood Sp.ed. Special Education School
    409 Se 4th St
    Glenwood, MN 56334
    (320) 239-4800

    Grades: PK | 30 students
  • Rank: #7-97.-9.
    Minnewaska Secondary Alternative Pg Alternative School
    25122 State Highway 28
    Glenwood, MN 56334
    (320) 239-4800

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
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