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  • Lester Prairie Elementary
  • 131 Hickory St N, Lester Prairie
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 249
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Lester Prairie Secondary
  • Box 158, Lester Prairie
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 181
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

Lester Prairie school information

IndexLester PrairieMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores53%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools22,22479,221
Total private schoolsn/a47724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1407,963
The Lester Prairie, MN educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Lester Prairie public schools have average test scores of 53% which is 2% higher than than the Minnesota average and 8% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lester Prairie public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Minnesota and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 82.1% have completed high school, 10.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Lester Prairie

IndexLester PrairieMinnesotaNational
Completed 8th grade85.3%90.5%84.3%
Completed high school82.1%89.5%83.0%
Completed some college47.4%66.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.8%45.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.9%34.2%30.3%
Completed masters2.6%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%3.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.4%1.3%

Lester Prairie, MN School Districts

Lester Prairie Public School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lester Prairie. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lester Prairie, MN schools is 53%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Lester Prairie, MN, an average of 85.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Lester Prairie 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 Lester Prairie, MN schools.

Source: The Lester Prairie, 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.
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