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Northfield school information

IndexNorthfieldMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores67%52%48%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools112,22479,221
Total private schools347724,874
Total post-secondary schools21407,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Northfield are 40% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Northfield
  • 91.6% of people in Northfield have completed 8th grade
  • 91.4% of people in Northfield have completed high school
  • 45.6% of people in Northfield have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Northfield

      IndexNorthfieldMinnesotaNational
      Completed 8th grade91.6%90.5%84.3%
      Completed high school91.4%89.5%83.0%
      Completed some college72.7%66.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree54.9%45.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors45.6%34.2%30.3%
      Completed masters21.0%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree8.0%3.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate4.9%1.4%1.3%

      Northfield, MN School Districts

      • Northfield Public School District

      There are a total of 11 public schools, 3 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Northfield. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Northfield, MN schools is 67%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Northfield, MN, an average of 91.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lakeville, MN59,78668%40.9%
      Lonsdale, MN3,81467%39.2%
      Elko New Market, MN4,47267%38.2%
      Cannon Falls, MN4,08562%28.3%
      Farmington, MN22,22657%18.7%
      Northfield, MN20,40567%39.5%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Pittsburg, KS20,39934%28.8%
      Pleasant Prairie, WI20,39560%24.4%
      Portsmouth, OH20,39353%9.4%
      Ashland, OH20,41963%31.0%
      Hammond, LA20,38948%0.8%
      Northfield, MN20,40567%39.5%
      Source: The Northfield, 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.