Top 10 Best Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Schools in Minnesota (2022)

Public schools in Minnesota achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 59% (2022).
The public schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in Minnesota is Atheneum Elementary School with 90-94%.

Top Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Schools in Minnesota (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
RLA Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
Atheneum Elementary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 2-5
5899 Babcock Tr E
Inver Grove Heights, MN 55077
(651) 306-7300
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
St. Croix Preparatory Academy Lower
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: K-4
4620 Stagecoach Tr N
Stillwater, MN 55082
(651) 395-5920
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
St. Croix Preparatory Academy Upper
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-12
4260 Stagecoach Tr N
Stillwater, MN 55082
(651) 395-5970
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Elementary Lighthouse
Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 1-6
7925 Able Street Ne
Minneapolis, MN 55432
(763) 600-5200
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Gate 4/5
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 4-5
523 Marsh Street W.
Stillwater, MN 55082
(651) 351-6905
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Orono Senior High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
RLA Proficiency: 89%
Grades: 9-12
795 Old Crystal Bay Rd N
Long Lake, MN 55356
(952) 449-8400
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
St Croix Preparatory Academy Middle School
Charter School
Math: 79% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 89%
Grades: 5-8
4620 Stagecoach Tr N
Stillwater, MN 55082
(651) 395-5951
Rank: #88.
Kimberly Lane Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 88%
Grades: K-5
17405 Old Rockford Rd
Minneapolis, MN 55446
(763) 745-5600
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Bridges Community Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-5
320 Garfield Ave
Mankato, MN 56003
(507) 387-2800
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Jie Ming Mandarin Immersion Academy
Magnet School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-5
1845 Sheridan
Saint Paul, MN 55116
(651) 744-4770
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Lake Harriet Lower Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-3
4030 Chowen Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55410
(612) 668-3210
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Minnetonka West Middle School
Math: 85% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 87%
Grades: 6-8
6421 Hazeltine Blvd
Excelsior, MN 55331
(952) 401-5300
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Nova Classical Academy Upper School
Charter School
Math: 87% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 87%
Grades: 6-12
1455 Victoria Way
Saint Paul, MN 55102
(651) 209-6320
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Plymouth Creek Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 86%
Grades: K-5
16005 41st Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55446
(763) 745-5800
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Wayzata East Middle School
Math: 76% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 86%
Grades: 6-8
12000 Ridgemount Ave W
Minneapolis, MN 55441
(763) 745-6200
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Mahtomedi Senior High School
Math: 62% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
RLA Proficiency: 85%
Grades: 9-12
8000 75th St N
Saint Paul, MN 55115
(651) 762-5801
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Minnetonka East Middle School
Math: 81% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85%
Grades: 6-8
17000 Lake St Extension
Minnetonka, MN 55345
(952) 401-5200
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Harbor City International Charter
Charter School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
RLA Proficiency: 80-89%
Grades: 9-12
332 W Michigan Street Ste 300
Duluth, MN 55802
(218) 722-7574
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Norman County West Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
RLA Proficiency: 80-89%
Grades: PK-6
320 E Main St
Hendrum, MN 56550
(218) 861-5800
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Upper Mississippi High Academy
Charter School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
RLA Proficiency: 80-89%
Grades: 9-12
19 E Exchange St.
Saint Paul, MN 55101
(651) 528-8091
Rank: #21 - 2421. - 24.
Barnesville Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 84%
Grades: K-6
305 5th St Se
Barnesville, MN 56514
(218) 354-2300
Rank: #21 - 2421. - 24.
Friedell Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 84%
Grades: 6-8
1200 Broadway S
Rochester, MN 55904
(507) 328-5650
Rank: #21 - 2421. - 24.
Greenwood Elementary School
Math: 91% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 84%
Grades: K-5
18005 Medina Rd
Minneapolis, MN 55447
(763) 745-5500
Rank: #21 - 2421. - 24.
Math And Science Academy
Charter School
Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 84%
Grades: 6-12
8430 Woodbury Crossing
Saint Paul, MN 55125
(651) 578-7507
Rank: #25 - 2925. - 29.
Lester Park Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 83%
Grades: K-5
5300 Glenwood Ave
Duluth, MN 55804
(218) 336-8875
Rank: #25 - 2925. - 29.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 83%
Grades: K-5
1961 6th St
Saint Paul, MN 55110
(651) 653-2820
Rank: #25 - 2925. - 29.
Normandale Elementary School
Math: 91% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 83%
Grades: K-5
5701 Normandale Rd
Minneapolis, MN 55424
(952) 848-4100
Rank: #25 - 2925. - 29.
Valley Crossing Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 83%
Grades: K-6
9900 Park Crossing
Saint Paul, MN 55125
(651) 425-7501
Rank: #25 - 2925. - 29.
Wayzata West Middle School
Math: 76% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 83%
Grades: 6-8
149 Barry Ave N
Wayzata, MN 55391
(763) 745-6400
Rank: #30 - 3430. - 34.
Dassel Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
Grades: PK-4
131 William Ave E
Dassel, MN 55325
(320) 286-4100
Rank: #30 - 3430. - 34.
Delano Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
Grades: PK-3
678 Tiger Dr
Delano, MN 55328
(763) 972-6200
Rank: #30 - 3430. - 34.
Great River School
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
Grades: 7-12
1326 Energy Park Dr
Saint Paul, MN 55108
(651) 305-2780
Rank: #30 - 3430. - 34.
Hilltop Primary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
Grades: K-4
5700 Game Farm Rd
Mound, MN 55364
(952) 491-8500
Rank: #30 - 3430. - 34.
Maple River West Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
Grades: PK-5
311 Willard St
Good Thunder, MN 56037
(507) 278-3039
Rank: #35 - 3935. - 39.
Delano Intermediate School
Math: 74% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 82%
Grades: 4-6
683 Tiger Drive
Delano, MN 55328
(763) 972-7602
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