Public Schools in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota

There are 10 Public Schools in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, serving a population of 9,078 people in an area of 11 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 907 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Minnesota, Detroit Lakes is ranked 285th of 1018 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 291st of 1018 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Detroit Lakes Public Schools

Find Detroit Lakes, Minnesota public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Detroit Lakes Alternative Prog. 826 Summit Avenue Detroit Lakes, MN

Detroit Lakes Area Learning Center 826 Summit Avenue Detroit Lakes, MN

Detroit Lakes Middle 510 11th Avenue Detroit Lakes, MN

Detroit Lakes Middle Alc 500 11th Avenue Detroit Lakes, MN

Detroit Lakes Senior High 1301 Roosevelt Avenue Detroit Lakes, MN

Hs Extended Year Program 702 Lake Avenue Detroit Lakes, MN

Lincoln Early Childhood Ed. Center 204 Willow Street East Detroit Lakes, MN

Lincoln Elementary School 204 Willow Street East Detroit Lakes, MN

Roosevelt Elementary 510 11th Avenue Detroit Lakes, MN

Rossman Elementary 1221 Rossman Avenue Detroit Lakes, MN

About Detroit Lakes Public Schools

Detroit Lakes Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Detroit Lakes, MN. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Minnesota, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Detroit Lakes Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Detroit Lakes school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Detroit Lakes Public School Statistics

Find Detroit Lakes Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Detroit Lakes Public School Enrollment
 Detroit LakesBecker County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment122 (53.0%)457 (72.4%)
Kindergarten Enrollment56 (100.0%)470 (93.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)426 (95.9%)1,647 (91.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)408 (100.0%)1,634 (93.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)346 (100.0%)1,788 (95.5%)
Detroit Lakes Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Detroit LakesBecker County
Less than 9th Grade Education160 (2.5%)589 (2.6%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)272 (4.3%)1,108 (4.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)1,851 (29.3%)7,379 (32.0%)