St. Peter school information

IndexSt. PeterMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores44%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:116:116:1
Total public schools102,22479,221
Total private schools247724,874
Total post-secondary schools11407,963
The St. Peter, MN educational system consists of 10 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. St. Peter public schools have average test scores of 44% which is 16% lower than than the Minnesota average and 11% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of St. Peter public schools is 11:1, compared to 16:1 in Minnesota and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 85.1% have completed high school, 32.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in St. Peter are 11% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in St. Peter.
  • 87.9% of people in St. Peter have completed 8th grade.
  • 85.1% of people in St. Peter have completed high school.
  • 32.6% of people in St. Peter have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in St. Peter

IndexSt. PeterMinnesotaNational
Completed 8th grade87.9%90.5%84.3%
Completed high school85.1%89.5%83.0%
Completed some college62.2%66.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree42.9%45.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.6%34.2%30.3%
Completed masters12.1%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.3%3.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.4%1.4%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in St. Peter (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Eagle Lake, MN2,71280%62%
North Mankato, MN13,45174%49%
Janesville, MN2,67461%23%
Mankato, MN40,90058%18%
Nicollet, MN1,04055%11%
St. Peter, MN11,56744%11%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Grafton, WI11,56368%38%
Lovington, NM11,55917%66%
Waipio, HI11,55462%25%
Ravenna, OH11,58275%52%
Woodinville, WA11,54977%57%
St. Peter, MN11,56744%11%
Source: The St. Peter, 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.