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  • Mendota Elementary
  • 1979 Summit Ln, Mendota Heights
  • WEST ST. PAUL-MENDOTA HTS.-EAGAN
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 371
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
75%
  • Somerset Elementary
  • 1355 Dodd Rd, Mendota Heights
  • WEST ST. PAUL-MENDOTA HTS.-EAGAN
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 405
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
66%
  • Friendly Hills Middle School
  • 701 Mendota Heights Rd, Mendota Heights
  • WEST ST. PAUL-MENDOTA HTS.-EAGAN
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 717
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
60%
  • Henry Sibley High School
  • 1897 Delaware Ave, Mendota Heights
  • WEST ST. PAUL-MENDOTA HTS.-EAGAN
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,387
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
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  • Special Education Program
  • 1897 Delaware, Mendota Heights
  • WEST ST. PAUL-MENDOTA HTS.-EAGAN
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 109
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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  • W St. Paul Area Learning Cntr.
  • 1897 Delaware Ave, Mendota Heights
  • WEST ST. PAUL-MENDOTA HTS.-EAGAN
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Mendota Heights school information

IndexMendota HeightsMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores70%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools32,22479,221
Total private schools247724,874
Total post-secondary schools21407,963
The Mendota Heights, MN educational system consists of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Mendota Heights public schools have average test scores of 70% which is 34% higher than than the Minnesota average and 42% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Mendota Heights public schools is 17:1, compared to 16:1 in Minnesota and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 97.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 96.6% have completed high school, 63.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 12.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Mendota Heights

IndexMendota HeightsMinnesotaNational
Completed 8th grade97.3%90.5%84.3%
Completed high school96.6%89.5%83.0%
Completed some college84.9%66.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree71.2%45.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors63.0%34.2%30.3%
Completed masters26.6%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree12.3%3.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.1%1.4%1.3%

Mendota Heights, MN School Districts

West St. Paul-Mendota Heights-Eagan

There are a total of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Mendota Heights. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Mendota Heights, MN schools is 70%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Mendota Heights, MN, an average of 97.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 96.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Mendota Heights 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 Mendota Heights, MN schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Grant, MN4,13485%73%
Mahtomedi, MN7,96483%69%
Falcon Heights, MN5,53479%60%
Edina, MN49,97678%58%
Arden Hills, MN10,12673%48%
Mendota Heights, MN11,23170%42%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Yorktown, IN11,23279%60%
Sedro-Woolley, WA11,22542%15%
Port St. John, FL11,22356%14%
Maltby, WA11,22164%29%
Scottdale, GA11,22137%25%
Mendota Heights, MN11,23170%42%
Source: The Mendota Heights, 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.