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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 9 public preschools in Washington County, MN, serving 2,531 students.
  • Washington County, MN public preschool have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the Minnesota public pre school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 54% statewide average). Pre schools in Washington County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Minnesota public pre schools.
  • The top ranked public preschools in Washington County, MN are Central Montessori Elementary School, Newport Elementary School and Castle Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the Minnesota public preschool average of 39% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the Minnesota public preschool average of 14:1.

Top Washington County Public Preschools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Castle Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6675 50th St N
    Saint Paul, MN 55128
    (651)748-6700

    Grades: PK-5 | 460 students
  • Central Montessori Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    200 Sw 4th St
    Forest Lake, MN 55025
    (651)982-3171

    Grades: PK-6 | 114 students
  • Crestview Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7830 80th St S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651)425-3801

    Grades: PK-5 | 314 students
  • Early Childhood Program Special Education School
    8400 E Point Douglas Rd S
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    (651)425-7201

    Grades: PK | 495 students
  • Early Childhood Special Education Special Education School
    200 Sw 4th St
    Forest Lake, MN 55025
    (651)982-8129

    Grades: PK | 96 students
  • Mahtomedi Preschool Special Education School
    8698 75th Street North
    Stillwater, MN 55082
    (651)407-2443

    Grades: PK | 38 students
  • Newport Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    851 6th Ave
    Newport, MN 55055
    (651)425-4301

    Grades: PK-5 | 298 students
  • Oakdale Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    821 Glenbrook Ave N
    Saint Paul, MN 55128
    (651)702-8500

    Grades: PK-5 | 522 students
  • Stillwater Special Services-ecse Special Education School
    1111 Holcombe St S
    Stillwater, MN 55082
    (651)351-4023

    Grades: PK | 194 students
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