Wadena school information

Average Test Scores58%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools22,22479,221
Total private schools147724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1407,963
The Wadena, MN educational system consists of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Wadena public schools have average test scores of 58% which is 11% higher than than the Minnesota average and 18% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Wadena public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Minnesota and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 84.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.4% have completed high school, 9.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Wadena are 18% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Wadena.
  • 84.5% of people in Wadena have completed 8th grade.
  • 81.4% of people in Wadena have completed high school.
  • 9.7% of people in Wadena have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Wadena

Completed 8th grade84.5%90.5%84.3%
Completed high school81.4%89.5%83.0%
Completed some college46.3%66.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.9%45.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors9.7%34.2%30.3%
Completed masters2.4%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%3.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.4%1.3%

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

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Wadena, MN4,07958%18%

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Source: The Wadena, 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.