Lake Elmo school information

IndexLake ElmoMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores71%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:116:116:1
Total public schools22,22479,221
Total private schoolsn/a47724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1407,963
The Lake Elmo, MN educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Lake Elmo public schools have average test scores of 71% which is 35% higher than than the Minnesota average and 43% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lake Elmo public schools is 20:1, compared to 16:1 in Minnesota and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 93.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 92.7% have completed high school, 46.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Lake Elmo are 43% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Lake Elmo.
  • 93.1% of people in Lake Elmo have completed 8th grade.
  • 92.7% of people in Lake Elmo have completed high school.
  • 46.9% of people in Lake Elmo have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Lake Elmo

IndexLake ElmoMinnesotaNational
Completed 8th grade93.1%90.5%84.3%
Completed high school92.7%89.5%83.0%
Completed some college74.3%66.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree57.5%45.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors46.9%34.2%30.3%
Completed masters14.4%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.7%3.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.2%1.4%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Lake Elmo (high school & post-secondary)

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Lake Elmo, MN8,44571%43%

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Source: The Lake Elmo, 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.