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  • Howard Lake Middle School
  • Po Box 708, Howard Lake
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 305
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Howard Lake-waverly-winsted Sec.
  • 8700 County Road 6 Sw, Howard Lake
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 301
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Hlww Alternative Learning Program
  • Po Box 708, Howard Lake
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 10
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
  • Trek Program
  • Po Box 1010, Howard Lake
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 8
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 3:1

Howard Lake school information

IndexHoward LakeMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores29%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:116:116:1
Total public schools22,22479,221
Total private schools147724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1407,963
The Howard Lake, MN educational system consists of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Howard Lake public schools have average test scores of 29% which is 44% lower than than the Minnesota average and 41% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Howard Lake public schools is 14:1, compared to 16:1 in Minnesota and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 90.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.2% have completed high school, 14.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Howard Lake

IndexHoward LakeMinnesotaNational
Completed 8th grade90.1%90.5%84.3%
Completed high school88.2%89.5%83.0%
Completed some college49.2%66.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.1%45.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.0%34.2%30.3%
Completed masters3.4%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.2%3.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.4%1.3%

Howard Lake, MN School Districts

Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted

There are a total of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Howard Lake. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Howard Lake, MN schools is 29%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Howard Lake, MN, an average of 90.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Howard Lake 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 Howard Lake, MN schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Dassel, MN1,49082%67%
Waverly, MN1,44682%67%
Delano, MN5,75476%54%
Watertown, MN4,29870%43%
Montrose, MN3,04670%41%
Howard Lake, MN2,10229%41%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Redwood Valley, CA2,10220%59%
Vincent, AL2,10335%30%
Everett, PA2,10338%22%
New Palestine, IN2,10376%54%
Washburn, WI2,10453%7%
Howard Lake, MN2,10229%41%
Source: The Howard Lake, 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.