Public Schools in Aitkin County, Minnesota

There are 9 Public Schools in Aitkin County, Minnesota, serving a population of 15,841 people in an area of 1,822 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,760 people, and 1 Public School per 202 square miles.

In Minnesota, Aitkin County is ranked 44th of 87 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 80th of 87 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Aitkin County Public Schools

Find Aitkin County, Minnesota public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Aitkin Alternative Learning Program 12 7th Avenue Northwest Aitkin, MN

Aitkin Secondary School 306 2nd Street Northwest Aitkin, MN

Early Childhood Family Educ 225 2nd Avenue Southwest Aitkin, MN

Hill City Middle School 500 Ione Avenue Northeast Hill, MN

McGregor Area Learning Program 148 South 2nd Street McGregor, MN

Mcgregor Secondary 148 South 2nd Street McGregor, MN

Minisinaakwaang Leadership Academy 20930 367th Lane McGregor, MN

Palisade Elementary School 401 South 5th Avenue Palisade, MN

Rippleside Elementary 225 2nd Avenue Southwest Aitkin, MN

About Aitkin County Public Schools

Aitkin County 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 Aitkin County, 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:
  • Aitkin County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Aitkin County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Aitkin County Public School Statistics

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

Aitkin County Public School Enrollment
 Aitkin CountyMinnesota
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment244 (96.8%)61,164 (64.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment171 (94.5%)63,077 (88.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)594 (95.0%)253,970 (89.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)552 (94.0%)259,736 (89.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)568 (93.4%)268,982 (91.8%)
Aitkin County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Aitkin CountyMinnesota
Less than 9th Grade Education266 (2.2%)109,242 (2.9%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)845 (6.8%)153,159 (4.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)4,665 (37.7%)930,058 (24.9%)