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  • Baxter Elementary
  • 5546 Fairview Rd, Baxter
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 514
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Forestview Middle School
  • 12149 Knollwood Dr, Baxter
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 1,956
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1

Baxter school information

Average Test Scores74%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools12,22479,221
Total private schools247724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1407,963
The Baxter, MN educational system consists of 1 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Baxter public schools have average test scores of 74% which is 41% higher than than the Minnesota average and 49% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Baxter public schools is 18:1, compared to 16:1 in Minnesota and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 94.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 93.5% have completed high school, 29.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Baxter

Completed 8th grade94.1%90.5%84.3%
Completed high school93.5%89.5%83.0%
Completed some college71.6%66.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree46.5%45.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.9%34.2%30.3%
Completed masters13.0%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.0%3.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.4%1.3%

Baxter, MN School Districts

Brainerd Public School District

There are a total of 1 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Baxter. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Baxter, MN schools is 74%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Baxter, MN, an average of 94.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.5% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Baxter 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 Baxter, MN schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Nisswa, MN2,13582%67%
Pillager, MN48256%15%
Brainerd, MN13,44050%2%
Baxter, MN7,85874%49%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Topanga, CA7,85866%35%
Felida, WA7,85764%30%
North Bay Village, FL7,86157%15%
Seffner, FL7,86138%23%
Fruitvale, CO7,85425%50%
Baxter, MN7,85874%49%
Source: The Baxter, 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.