Top 10 Best Watonwan County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 1,866 students in Watonwan County, MN. Watonwan County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Minnesota.
The top ranked public schools in Watonwan County, MN are St. James Northside Elementary School, Madelia Elementary School and St. James Middle/High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Watonwan County, MN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Minnesota public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 60% statewide average). Schools in Watonwan County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Minnesota public schools.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Minnesota public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Watonwan County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    St. James Northside Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1273 10th Ave N
    Saint James, MN 56081
    (507) 375-3325

    Grades: K-5 | 451 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Madelia Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    121 E Main St
    Madelia, MN 56062
    (507) 642-3234

    Grades: PK-6 | 338 students
  • Rank: #33.
    St. James Middle/High School Math: 38% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1001 10th Ave N
    Saint James, MN 56081
    (507) 375-3381

    Grades: 6-12 | 538 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Madelia Secondary Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    320 Buck Ave Se
    Madelia, MN 56062
    (507) 642-3232

    Grades: 7-12 | 248 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Butterfield Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    440 Hubbard Ave
    Butterfield, MN 56120
    (507) 956-2771

    Grades: PK-6 | 112 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Butterfield Secondary Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    440 Hubbard Ave
    Butterfield, MN 56120
    (507) 956-2771

    Grades: 7-12 | 92 students
  • Rank: #7-97.-9.
    Armstrong School
    500 3rd Ave S
    Saint James, MN 56081
    (507) 375-3321

    Grades: PK | 55 students
  • Rank: #7-97.-9.320 Buck Ave Se
    Madelia, MN 56062
    (507) 642-3232

    Grades: 9-12 | 11 students
  • Rank: #7-97.-9.
    St. James Early Childhood Special Education School
    500 3rd Avenue South
    Saint James, MN 56081
    (507) 375-3321

    Grades: PK | 21 students
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