sort by
grade level
school type
min. proficiency
80%
  • Sibley Elementary
  • 1501 W Front St, Albert Lea
  • ALBERT LEA PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 362
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
65%
  • Lakeview Elementary
  • 902 Abbott St, Albert Lea
  • ALBERT LEA PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 415
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
60%
  • Hawthorne Elementary
  • 1000 E Hawthorne, Albert Lea
  • ALBERT LEA PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 399
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
50%
  • Halverson Elementary
  • 707 E 10th St, Albert Lea
  • ALBERT LEA PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 364
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
48%
  • Southwest Middle School
  • 1601 W Front St, Albert Lea
  • ALBERT LEA PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 7 · Students: 483
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
43%
  • Albert Lea Senior High
  • 2000 Tiger Ln, Albert Lea
  • ALBERT LEA PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 8 - 12 · Students: 1,124
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
35%
  • Albert Lea Area Learning Center
  • 2200 Riverland Drive, Albert Lea
  • ALBERT LEA PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 134
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
0%
  • Hayward Group Home
  • 211 West Richway Dr, Albert Lea
  • ALBERT LEA PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 5 - 12 · Students: 5
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 4:1
0%
  • Fountain Center
  • 211 West Ridgeway Dr, Albert Lea
  • ALBERT LEA PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 5 - 12 · Students: 4
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 4:1
n/a
  • Brookside Early Childhood Sp. Edu.
  • 211 West Richway Dr, Albert Lea
  • ALBERT LEA PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 82
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 41:1
1

Albert Lea school information

IndexAlbert LeaMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores42%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools82,22479,221
Total private schools147724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1407,963
The Albert Lea, MN educational system consists of 8 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Albert Lea public schools have average test scores of 42% which is 19% lower than than the Minnesota average and 14% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Albert Lea public schools is 16:1, compared to 16:1 in Minnesota and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 84.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.6% have completed high school, 16.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Albert Lea

IndexAlbert LeaMinnesotaNational
Completed 8th grade84.7%90.5%84.3%
Completed high school81.6%89.5%83.0%
Completed some college51.5%66.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.1%45.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.7%34.2%30.3%
Completed masters5.0%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.6%3.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.4%1.3%

Albert Lea, MN School Districts

Albert Lea Public School District

There are a total of 8 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Albert Lea. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Albert Lea, MN schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Albert Lea, MN, an average of 84.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Albert Lea schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Albert Lea, MN schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Northwood, IA1,93181%64%
Alden, MN69361%23%
Glenville, MN56437%25%
Albert Lea, MN17,77542%14%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Arcata, CA17,77549%1%
Dumont, NJ17,78858%17%
Central Point, OR17,79348%3%
Maumelle, AR17,79531%36%
Live Oak, CA17,74948%3%
Albert Lea, MN17,77542%14%
Source: The Albert Lea, MN education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.