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For the 2021 school year, there are 90 public schools serving 44,606 students in Washington County, MN. Washington County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
The top ranked public schools in Washington County, MN are St. Croix Preparatory Academy Lower, Gate 4/5 and St. Croix Preparatory Academy Upper. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Washington County, MN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in Washington County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of Minnesota public schools.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Washington County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    St. Croix Preparatory Academy Lower Charter School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4620 Stagecoach Tr N
    Stillwater, MN 55082
    (651) 395-5920

    Grades: K-4 | 449 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Gate 4/5 Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    523 Marsh Street W.
    Stillwater, MN 55082
    (651) 351-6905

    Grades: 4-5 | 43 students
  • Rank: #33.
    St. Croix Preparatory Academy Upper Charter School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4260 Stagecoach Tr N
    Stillwater, MN 55082
    (651) 395-5970

    Grades: 9-12 | 347 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Liberty Ridge Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    11395 Eagle View Blvd
    Saint Paul, MN 55129
    (651) 425-5901

    Grades: K-5 | 909 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Math And Science Academy Charter School
    Math: 81% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8430 Woodbury Crossing
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 578-7507

    Grades: 6-12 | 512 students
  • Rank: #66.
    St Croix Preparatory Academy Middle School Charter School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4620 Stagecoach Tr N
    Stillwater, MN 55082
    (651) 395-5951

    Grades: 5-8 | 360 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Valley Crossing Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9900 Park Crossing
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 425-7501

    Grades: K-6 | 624 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Mahtomedi Middle School Math: 80% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8100 75th St N
    Saint Paul, MN 55115
    (651) 407-2201

    Grades: 6-8 | 822 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Red Rock Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3311 Commonwealth Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 425-5601

    Grades: K-5 | 568 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    O.h. Anderson Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    666 S Warner Ave
    Saint Paul, MN 55115
    (651) 407-2301

    Grades: 3-5 | 677 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Eagle Point Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7850 15th St N
    Saint Paul, MN 55128
    (651) 702-8300

    Grades: K-5 | 476 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Lake Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3133 Pioneer Dr
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 425-6404

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,351 student
  • Rank: #1313.
    Cottage Grove Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7447 65th St S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-5801

    Grades: K-5 | 512 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    East Ridge High School Math: 71% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4200 Pioneer Dr
    Saint Paul, MN 55129
    (651) 425-2301

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,838 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Oneka Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4888 Heritage Pkwy N
    Hugo, MN 55038
    (651) 288-1800

    Grades: 2-5 | 684 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Woodbury Senior High School Math: 70% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2665 Woodlane Dr
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 425-4409

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,953 student
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Grey Cloud Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9525 Indian Blvd S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-4201

    Grades: K-5 | 791 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Rutherford Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    115 Rutherford Rd
    Stillwater, MN 55082
    (651) 351-6400

    Grades: K-5 | 611 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Afton-lakeland Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    475 St Croix Trl S
    Lakeland, MN 55043
    (651) 351-6500

    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Woodbury Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    600 Weir Dr
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 539-2641

    Grades: K-6 | 257 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Middleton Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9105 Lake Rd
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 768-4901

    Grades: K-5 | 728 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Mahtomedi Senior High School Math: 68% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8000 75th St N
    Saint Paul, MN 55115
    (651) 762-5801

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,180 student
  • Rank: #2323.
    Gordon Bailey Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4125 Woodlane Dr
    Saint Paul, MN 55129
    (651) 425-4801

    Grades: K-5 | 564 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Southwest Junior High School Math: 76% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    943 Sw 9th Ave
    Forest Lake, MN 55025
    (651) 982-8700

    Grades: 7-9 | 640 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Scandia Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    14351 Scandia Tr N
    Scandia, MN 55073
    (651) 982-3300

    Grades: K-6 | 327 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Hillside Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8177 Hillside Tr S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-4001

    Grades: K-5 | 410 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Brookview Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    11099 Brookview Road
    Saint Paul, MN 55129
    (651) 275-2500

    Grades: K-5 | 423 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Oak-land Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    820 Manning Ave N
    Lake Elmo, MN 55042
    (651) 351-8500

    Grades: 6-8 | 930 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Stonebridge Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    900 Owens St N
    Stillwater, MN 55082
    (651) 351-8700

    Grades: K-5 | 458 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Lila Annex Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    121 11th St Se
    Forest Lake, MN 55025
    (651) 464-0771

    Grades: 5 | 80 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Royal Oaks Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    7335 Steepleview Rd
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 425-4701

    Grades: K-5 | 563 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Armstrong Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8855 Inwood Ave S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-4101

    Grades: K-5 | 337 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Woodbury Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1425 School Dr
    Saint Paul, MN 55125
    (651) 425-4501

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,026 student
  • Rank: #3434.
    Cottage Grove Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    9775 Indian Blvd S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651) 425-6804

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,225 student
  • Rank: #3535.
    Andersen Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    309 4th St N
    Bayport, MN 55003
    (651) 351-6600

    Grades: K-5 | 343 students
  • Show 55 more public schools in Washington County, MN (out of 90 total schools)
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