Top 10 Best Public Schools in Minnesota (2021)

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The top ranked public schools in Minnesota state are listed below (2021).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Minnesota is 57%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 60%.
The top ranked public schools in Minnesota are Atheneum Elementary School, Lake Harriet Lower Elementary School and St.
Croix Preparatory Academy Lower. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Wayzata, Excelsior and Rogers.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Minnesota (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Atheneum Elementary SchoolMath: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥95% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 2-55899 Babcock Tr E
    Inver Grove HeightsMN 55077
    (651) 306-7300

  • Rank: #22.
    Lake Harriet Lower Elementary SchoolMath: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥95% (Top 1%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-34030 Chowen Ave S
    MinneapolisMN 55410
    (612) 668-3210

  • Rank: #33.
    St. Croix Preparatory Academy LowerCharter School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥95% (Top 1%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-44620 Stagecoach Tr N
    StillwaterMN 55082
    (651) 395-5920

  • Rank: #44.
    Gate 4/5Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥90% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 4-5523 Marsh Street W.
    StillwaterMN 55082
    (651) 351-6905

  • Rank: #55.
    Jie Ming Mandarin Immersion AcademyMagnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-51599 Englewood Ave
    Saint PaulMN 55104
    (651) 293-8715

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Kimberly Lane Elementary SchoolMath: 91% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 91% (Top 1%) Reading: 87% (Top 1%)Math: 91% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-517405 Old Rockford Rd
    PlymouthMN 55446
    (763) 745-5600

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    St. Croix Preparatory Academy UpperCharter School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-124260 Stagecoach Tr N
    StillwaterMN 55082
    (651) 395-5970

  • Rank: #88.
    Nova Classical Academy Upper SchoolCharter School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 87% (Top 1%) Reading: 89% (Top 1%)Math: 87% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-121455 Victoria Way
    Saint PaulMN 55102
    (651) 209-6320

  • Rank: #99.
    Hills-beaver Creek Elementary SchoolMath: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-5404 S 4th St
    Beaver CreekMN 56116
    (507) 673-2541

  • Rank: #1010.
    Rollingstone Community Elementary SchoolMath: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥90% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-461 Main St
    RollingstoneMN 55969
    (507) 689-2171

  • Rank: #1111.
    Normandale Elementary SchoolMath: 92% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 92% (Top 1%) Reading: 83% (Top 5%)Math: 92% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-55701 Normandale Rd
    MinneapolisMN 55424
    (952) 848-4100

  • Rank: #1212.
    Greenwood Elementary SchoolMath: 89% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 89% (Top 1%) Reading: 84% (Top 5%)Math: 89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-518005 Medina Rd
    PlymouthMN 55447
    (763) 745-5500

  • Rank: #1313.
    Plymouth Creek Elementary SchoolMath: 87% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 87% (Top 1%) Reading: 84% (Top 5%)Math: 87% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-516005 41st Ave N
    PlymouthMN 55446
    (763) 745-5800

  • Rank: #1414.
    Hanover Elementary SchoolMath: 90% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 90% (Top 1%) Reading: 83% (Top 5%)Math: 90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-7274 Labeauxe Ave Ne
    HanoverMN 55341
    (763) 682-0800

  • Rank: #1515.
    Minnetonka West Middle SchoolMath: 85% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 85% (Top 5%) Reading: 88% (Top 1%)Math: 85% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-86421 Hazeltine Blvd
    ExcelsiorMN 55331
    (952) 401-5300

  • Rank: #1616.
    Elementary LighthouseMath: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)Math: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 1-67925 Able St
    MinneapolisMN 55432
    (763) 600-5200

  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Big Woods Elementary SchoolMath: 87% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 87% (Top 1%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 87% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 1-413470 Frankfort Pkwy Ne
    Saint MichaelMN 55376
    (763) 497-8025

  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Meadow Ridge Elementary SchoolMath: 87% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 87% (Top 1%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 87% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-517905 County Road 47
    WayzataMN 55391
    (763) 745-7100

  • Rank: #1919.
    Turtle Lake Elementary SchoolMath: 86% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 86% (Top 5%) Reading: 84% (Top 5%)Math: 86% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 1-51141 Lepak Ct
    Saint PaulMN 55126
    (651) 621-7700

  • Rank: #2020.
    Byron Intermediate SchoolMath: 89% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 89% (Top 1%) Reading: 81% (Top 5%)Math: 89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 3-5501 10th Ave Ne
    ByronMN 55920
    (507) 775-6620

  • Rank: #2121.
    Winterquist Elementary SchoolMath: 86% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 86% (Top 5%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 86% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-62 E Highway 61
    EskoMN 55733
    (218) 879-3361

  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Concord Elementary SchoolMath: 85% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 85% (Top 5%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 85% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-55900 Concord Ave S
    MinneapolisMN 55424
    (952) 848-4300

  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Minnewashta Elementary SchoolMath: 85% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 85% (Top 5%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 85% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-526350 Smithtown Rd
    ExcelsiorMN 55331
    (952) 401-5500

  • Rank: #2424.
    Minnetonka East Middle SchoolMath: 83% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 83% (Top 5%) Reading: 85% (Top 1%)Math: 83% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-817000 Lake St Extension
    MinnetonkaMN 55345
    (952) 401-5200

  • Rank: #2525.
    Mckinley Elementary SchoolMath: 90% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 90% (Top 1%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-51740 Constance Blvd Ne
    AndoverMN 55304
    (763) 506-3400

  • Rank: #2626.
    Shannon Park Elementary SchoolMath: 84% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 84% (Top 5%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-513501 Shannon Pkwy
    RosemountMN 55068
    (651) 423-7670

  • Rank: #2727.
    Scenic Heights Elementary SchoolMath: 85% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 85% (Top 5%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 85% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-55650 Scenic Heights Dr
    MinnetonkaMN 55345
    (952) 401-5400

  • Rank: #2828.
    Wayzata Central Middle SchoolMath: 82% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 83% (Top 5%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-8305 Vicksburg Ln N
    PlymouthMN 55447
    (763) 745-6000

  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Bridges Community Elementary SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-5320 Garfield Ave
    MankatoMN 56003
    (507) 387-2800

  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Highlands Elementary SchoolMath: 83% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 83% (Top 5%) Reading: 81% (Top 5%)Math: 83% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-55505 Doncaster Way
    MinneapolisMN 55436
    (952) 848-4500

  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Liberty Ridge Elementary SchoolMath: 83% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 83% (Top 5%) Reading: 81% (Top 5%)Math: 83% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-511395 Eagle View Blvd
    Saint PaulMN 55129
    (651) 425-5901

  • Rank: #3232.
    Gleason Lake Elementary SchoolMath: 84% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 84% (Top 5%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-5310 County Road 101 N
    PlymouthMN 55447
    (763) 745-5400

  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    Eastview Elementary SchoolMath: 83% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 83% (Top 5%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 83% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-518060 Ipava Ave
    LakevilleMN 55044
    (952) 232-2900

  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    Math And Science AcademyCharter School
    Math: 81% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 81% (Top 5%) Reading: 87% (Top 1%)Math: 81% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-128430 Woodbury Crossing
    Saint PaulMN 55125
    (651) 578-7507

  • Rank: #35-3635.- 36.
    Jonathan Elementary SchoolMath: 82% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 81% (Top 5%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-511300 Pioneer Trail W
    ChaskaMN 55318
    (952) 556-6500

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