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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 9 public schools in Swift County, MN, serving 1,792 students.
  • Swift County, MN public school have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in Swift County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Minnesota public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Swift County, MN are Murdock Elementary School, Northside Elementary School and Appleton Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% 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 Swift County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Appleton Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    349 S Edquist St
    Appleton, MN 56208
    (320)289-1114

    Grades: PK-4 | 209 students
  • Benson Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: PS%
    1400 Montana Ave
    Benson, MN 56215
    (320)843-2710

    Grades: 7-12 | 21 students
  • Benson Day Treatment Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1400 Montana Ave
    Benson, MN 56215
    (320)843-2710

    Grades: K-12 | 9 students
  • Benson Secondary Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1400 Montana Ave
    Benson, MN 56215
    (320)843-2710

    Grades: 7-12 | 349 students
  • Heartland Girls Ranch Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1400 Montana Ave
    Benson, MN 56215
    (320)843-2710

    Grades: 7-12 | 20 students
  • Kerkhoven Secondary Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    302 15th St N
    Kerkhoven, MN 56252
    (320)264-1412

    Grades: 7-12 | 260 students
  • Kms Learning Center Alternative School
    302 N 15th St
    Kerkhoven, MN 56252
    (320)264-1412

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
  • Murdock Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    408 Hollis St N
    Murdock, MN 56271
    (320)875-2441

    Grades: PK-6 | 461 students
  • Northside Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1800 W Nevada Ave
    Benson, MN 56215
    (320)842-2716

    Grades: PK-6 | 463 students
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