Avg. test scores 6%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 44%

Lake Benton school information

IndexLake BentonMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores52%52%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a16:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a2,22479,221
Total private schoolsn/a47724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1407,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lake Benton are 6% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Lake Benton
  • 91.3% of people in Lake Benton have completed 8th grade
  • 90.9% of people in Lake Benton have completed high school
  • 17.0% of people in Lake Benton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lake Benton

      IndexLake BentonMinnesotaNational
      Completed 8th grade91.3%90.5%84.3%
      Completed high school90.9%89.5%83.0%
      Completed some college54.5%66.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree33.3%45.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.0%34.2%30.3%
      Completed masters5.0%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.2%3.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.2%1.4%1.3%

      Lake Benton, MN School Districts

      • Pipestone Area School District
      • Lake Benton Public School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lake Benton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lake Benton, MN schools is 52%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Lake Benton, MN, an average of 91.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ivanhoe, MN58475%51%
      Ruthton, MN26367%36%
      Tyler, MN1,29140%20%
      Flandreau, SD2,16434%31%
      Elkton, SD75133%33%
      Lake Benton, MN69352%6%

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      Alden, MN69361%23%
      Lake Benton, MN69352%6%
      Source: The Lake Benton, 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.