Public Schools in Carlton County, Minnesota

There are 26 Public Schools in Carlton County, Minnesota, serving a population of 35,408 people in an area of 862 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,361 people, and 1 Public School per 33 square miles.

In Minnesota, Carlton County is ranked 28th of 87 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 26th of 87 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Carlton County Public Schools

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


Barnum Elementary 3813 East North Street Barnum, MN

Barnum Secondary 3675 County Road 140 Barnum, MN

Caaep Extended Day Program 302 14th Street Cloquet, MN

Carlton Secondary 405 School Avenue Carlton, MN

Churchill Elementary 515 Granite Street Cloquet, MN

Cloquet Community Education 509 Carlton Avenue Cloquet, MN

Cloquet Early Childhood Education 509 Carlton Avenue Cloquet, MN

Cloquet Middle 509 Carlton Avenue Cloquet, MN

Cloquet Senior 1000 18th Street Cloquet, MN

Cloquet Senior High School 1000 Lakeshore Drive Moose Lake, MN

Cromwell High School 5624 Minnesota 210 Cromwell, MN

Cromwell-Wright Secondary 5624 Minnesota 210 Cromwell, MN

Fond Du Lac Ojibwe School 49 University Road Cloquet, MN

Lincoln Secondary 2 East Highway 61 Esko, MN

Lincoln Secondary School 999 Nofound St Esko, MN

Mash-Ka-Wisen 1150 Mission Road Sawyer, MN

Mcf-Moose Lake/Willow River 1000 Lakeshore Drive Moose Lake, MN

Moose Lake Community School 413 Birch Avenue Moose Lake, MN

Moose Lake Elementary 413 Birch Avenue Moose Lake, MN

Moose Lake Secondary 413 Birch Avenue Moose Lake, MN

Shared Time 509 Carlton Avenue Cloquet, MN

South Terrace Elementary 530 Stine Drive Carlton, MN

Washington Elementary 801 12th Street Cloquet, MN

Winterquist Elementary 2 East Highway 61 Esko, MN

Winterquist Elementary School 999 Nofound St Esko, MN

Wrenshall Secondary 207 Pioneer Drive Wrenshall, MN

About Carlton County Public Schools

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

Carlton County Public School Statistics

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

Carlton County Public School Enrollment
 Carlton CountyMinnesota
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment511 (76.2%)61,164 (64.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment393 (88.7%)63,077 (88.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,741 (92.0%)253,970 (89.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,784 (95.9%)259,736 (89.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,876 (94.4%)268,982 (91.8%)
Carlton County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Carlton CountyMinnesota
Less than 9th Grade Education303 (1.2%)109,242 (2.9%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,157 (4.7%)153,159 (4.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)8,470 (34.2%)930,058 (24.9%)