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Avg. test scores 42%
High school dipl. 12%
Bachelors degree 1%

Elk River school information

IndexElk RiverMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores58%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:116:116:1
Total public schools122,22479,221
Total private schools547724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1407,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Elk River are 19% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Elk River
  • 93.3% of people in Elk River have completed 8th grade
  • 92.9% of people in Elk River have completed high school
  • 30.8% of people in Elk River have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Elk River

      IndexElk RiverMinnesotaNational
      Completed 8th grade93.3%90.5%84.3%
      Completed high school92.9%89.5%83.0%
      Completed some college70.1%66.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree44.3%45.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors30.8%34.2%30.3%
      Completed masters9.0%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.3%3.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.1%1.4%1.3%

      Elk River, MN School Districts

      • Elk River Public School District

      There are a total of 12 public schools, 5 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Elk River. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Elk River, MN schools is 58%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Elk River, MN, an average of 93.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hanover, MN3,06483%68%
      Dayton, MN5,03177%55%
      Andover, MN31,90675%52%
      Rogers, MN12,28474%50%
      Albertville, MN7,28674%49%
      Elk River, MN23,74358%19%

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      Elk River, MN23,74358%19%
      Source: The Elk River, 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.