Public Schools in Swift County, Minnesota

There are 7 Public Schools in Swift County, Minnesota, serving a population of 9,448 people in an area of 742 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,349 people, and 1 Public School per 105 square miles.

In Minnesota, Swift County is ranked 26th of 87 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 69th of 87 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Swift County Public Schools

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


Appleton Elementary 349 South Edquist Street Appleton, MN

Benson Area Learning Center 1400 Montana Avenue Benson, MN

Heartland Girls Ranch 185 State Highway 9 Benson, MN

Kerkhoven Secondary School 302 15th Street Kerkhoven, MN

Kms Learning Center 302 North 15th Street Kerkhoven, MN

Murdock Elementary 408 North Hollis Street Murdock, MN

Northside Elementary 1800 Nevada Avenue Benson, MN

About Swift County Public Schools

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

Swift County Public School Statistics

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

Swift County Public School Enrollment
 Swift CountyMinnesota
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment160 (90.4%)61,164 (64.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment159 (99.4%)63,077 (88.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)503 (99.2%)253,970 (89.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)408 (99.0%)259,736 (89.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)448 (98.2%)268,982 (91.8%)
Swift County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Swift CountyMinnesota
Less than 9th Grade Education219 (3.3%)109,242 (2.9%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)465 (7.0%)153,159 (4.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,226 (33.5%)930,058 (24.9%)