2,188 Elementary Schools
1,539 Middle Schools
1,378 High Schools
2,296 Public District Schools
2,573 Private Schools
5,129 Total Schools
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These are some of the best public high schools in Minnesota at preparing students for success in college. The College Success Award recognizes schools that do an exemplary job getting students to enroll in and stick with college, including those that excel at serving students from low-income families.
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Largest School Districts in Minnesota
Anoka-Hennepin Public School Dist.
38,802 students | ANOKA, MN
Grades PK-12 | 47 schools
St. Paul Public School District
36,888 students | SAINT PAUL, MN
Grades PK-12 & Ungraded | 93 schools
Minneapolis Public School Dist.
35,580 students | MINNEAPOLIS, MN
Grades PK-12 & Ungraded | 111 schools
Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District
28,997 students | ROSEMOUNT, MN
Grades PK-12 | 35 schools
Osseo Public School District
21,472 students | MAPLE GROVE, MN
Grades PK-12 | 36 schools
Reviews From Schools in Minnesota
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Parent / Guardian
May 27, 2023
This school is highly dangerous and teachers can be very rude here.
Review for Scott Highlands Middle School
May 26, 2023
I’m a current student here and this school could definitely be better. There is a lot of racial tension or talk around race such as people saying and calling other students slurs. The teachers do... More
Review for Friendly Hills Middle School
Parent / Guardian
May 25, 2023
Literally AWFUL, could have sued this school but decided not to. Made BIG mistakes and did not take responsibility for their mistakes but instead DENIED it. Absolutely unbelievable! Do not enroll your... More
Review for Mississippi Magnet Elementary School