Public Schools in Pope County, Minnesota

There are 8 Public Schools in Pope County, Minnesota, serving a population of 10,932 people in an area of 670 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,366 people, and 1 Public School per 83 square miles.

In Minnesota, Pope County is ranked 29th of 87 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 61st of 87 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Pope County Public Schools

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


Cyrus Technology Elementary School 100 N Nelson St Cyrus, MN

Glacial Hills Elementary 610 West 6th Street Starbuck, MN

Middle Park High School 25122 Minnesota 28 Glenwood, MN

Minnewaska Area Elementary 409 4th Street Southeast Glenwood, MN

Minnewaska Area Junior High 25122 Minnesota 28 Glenwood, MN

Minnewaska Area Middle School 25122 Minnesota 28 Glenwood, MN

Minnewaska Day Treatment Program 500 John Street Starbuck, MN

Minnewaska School District 500 John Street Starbuck, MN

About Pope County Public Schools

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

Pope County Public School Statistics

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

Pope County Public School Enrollment
 Pope CountyMinnesota
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment118 (95.2%)61,164 (64.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment135 (93.1%)63,077 (88.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)495 (90.3%)253,970 (89.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)472 (89.7%)259,736 (89.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)465 (93.9%)268,982 (91.8%)
Pope County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Pope CountyMinnesota
Less than 9th Grade Education188 (2.3%)109,242 (2.9%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)329 (4.1%)153,159 (4.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,607 (32.6%)930,058 (24.9%)