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  • Wadena-deer Creek Elementary
  • 215 Colfax Ave Sw, Wadena
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 430
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
  • Wadena-deer Creek 5th And 6th Grade
  • 600 Colfax Ave Sw, Wadena
  • Grades: 5 - 6 · Students: 133
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
  • Wadena-deer Creek Senior High
  • 600 Colfax Ave Sw, Wadena
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 423
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Early Childhood Special Education
  • 910 Ash Ave Ne, Wadena
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 60
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1

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.

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%

Wadena, MN School Districts

Wadena-Deer Creek School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Wadena. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Wadena, MN schools is 58%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Wadena, MN, an average of 84.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Wadena 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 Wadena, MN schools.

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.