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For the 2021 school year, there are 31 public schools in Rice County, MN, serving 9,251 students. Rice County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
Rice County, MN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in Rice County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Minnesota public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Rice County, MN are Lonsdale Pre K-4, Sibley Elementary School and Bridgewater Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Minnesota public school average of 16:1.

Top Rice County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Lonsdale Pre K-4 Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1000 Idaho St Sw
    Hope, MN 56046
    (507) 364-3024

    Grades: PK-4 | 220 students
  • Sibley Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1400 Maple St
    Northfield, MN 55057
    (507) 645-3470

    Grades: K-5 | 590 students
  • Bridgewater Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    401 Jefferson Pkwy
    Northfield, MN 55057
    (507) 664-3300

    Grades: K-5 | 596 students
  • Northfield Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2200 Division St S
    Northfield, MN 55057
    (507) 663-0650

    Grades: 6-8 | 958 students
  • Morristown Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    23 Ann St
    Morristown, MN 55052
    (507) 685-4222

    Grades: 5-6 | 137 students
  • Arcadia Charter School Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1719 Cannon Rd
    Northfield, MN 55057
    (507) 663-8806

    Grades: 6-12 | 117 students
  • Northfield Senior High School Math: 57% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1400 Division St S
    Northfield, MN 55057
    (507) 663-0630

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,328 student
  • Nerstrand Charter School Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    205 S 2nd St
    Nerstrand, MN 55053
    (507) 333-6854

    Grades: K-5 | 149 students
  • Waterville-elysian-morristown Junior Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    23 Ann St
    Morristown, MN 55052
    (507) 685-4222

    Grades: 7-8 | 119 students
  • Greenvale Park Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    700 Lincoln Pkwy
    Northfield, MN 55057
    (507) 645-3500

    Grades: K-5 | 482 students
  • Cannon River Stem School Charter School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1800 14th St Ne
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 331-7836

    Grades: K-8 | 351 students
  • Faribault Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2855 1st Ave Nw
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-6187

    Grades: 9-12 | 116 students
  • Mn Academy For The Blind Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 Se 6th Ave
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 412-5200

    Grades: PK-12 | 60 students
  • Lincoln Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    510 Lincoln Ave Nw
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-6650

    Grades: K-5 | 506 students
  • Faribault Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    704 17th St Sw
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-6300

    Grades: 6-8 | 813 students
  • Jefferson Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    922 Sw Home Place
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-6547

    Grades: K-5 | 504 students
  • Faribault Senior High School Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    330 9th Ave Sw
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-6100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,229 student
  • Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    925 Parshall St
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-6700

    Grades: K-5 | 459 students
  • Mn Academy For The Deaf Special Education School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    615 Olof Hanson Dr
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 412-5200

    Grades: PK-12 | 99 students
  • Alexander Learning Academy Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    128 8th Avenue Nw
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 209-2223

    Grades: K-12 | 41 students
  • Discovery Public School Faribault Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    126 Nw 8th St
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 331-5423

    Grades: 6-12 | 59 students
  • Cvsec Step Special Education School
    2800 1st Avenue Nw
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 209-1508

    Grades: 9-12 | 27 students
  • Early Childhood Special Education Special Education School
    2800 Nw 1st Ave
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-6002

    Grades: PK | 91 students
  • Faribault Day School Alc Alternative School
    2855 Nw 1st Ave
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-6186

    Grades: 6-8 | n/a student
  • Fec Pre K
    340 Sw 9th Ave
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-6455

    Grades: PK | 23 students
  • Laura Baker Sun Program Special Education School
    140 Division Street S
    Northfield, MN 55057
    (507) 366-1326

    Grades: PK-12 | 12 students
  • Longfellow Elementary School
    201 Orchard St S
    Northfield, MN 55057
    (507) 645-1200

    Grades: PK | 68 students
  • Mckinley Prek
    930 Nw 4th Ave
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-6455

    Grades: PK | 36 students
  • Mn Correctional Facility-faribault Alternative School
    1101 Linden Ln
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 334-0878

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Northfield Area Learning Center Alternative School
    201 Orchard St S
    Northfield, MN 55057
    (507) 645-1201

    Grades: 6-12 | 61 students
  • Secondary Area Learning Cntr Summer Alternative School
    2855 1st Ave Nw
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-6187

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
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