B+
Avg. test scores 21%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 1%

Cottonwood school information

IndexCottonwoodMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores60%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools22,22479,221
Total private schoolsn/a47724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1407,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Cottonwood are 21% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Cottonwood
  • 90.7% of people in Cottonwood have completed 8th grade
  • 89.2% of people in Cottonwood have completed high school
  • 30.7% of people in Cottonwood have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Cottonwood

      IndexCottonwoodMinnesotaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.7%90.5%84.3%
      Completed high school89.2%89.5%83.0%
      Completed some college53.8%66.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree40.3%45.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors30.7%34.2%30.3%
      Completed masters10.1%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.6%3.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.4%1.3%

      Cottonwood, MN School Districts

      • Lakeview School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Cottonwood. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Cottonwood, MN schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Cottonwood, MN, an average of 90.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Clarkfield, MN88270%41%
      Marshall, MN13,61656%14%
      Milroy, MN25053%8%
      Granite Falls, MN2,55742%15%
      Lynd, MN50340%19%
      Cottonwood, MN1,25260%21%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Southmont, NC1,25247%4%
      Meadow View, VA1,25180%62%
      Livonia, NY1,25163%28%
      Freeman, SD1,25143%12%
      Ucon, ID1,25155%11%
      Cottonwood, MN1,25260%21%
      Source: The Cottonwood, 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.