Public Schools in Traverse County, Minnesota

There are 3 Public Schools in Traverse County, Minnesota, serving a population of 3,357 people in an area of 574 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,119 people, and 1 Public School per 191 square miles.

In Minnesota, Traverse County is ranked 14th of 87 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 79th of 87 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Traverse County Public Schools

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


Browns Valley Middle 118 Church Street South Browns Valley, MN

Pearson Elementary 710 4th Avenue North Wheaton, MN

Wheaton Secondary 1700 3rd Avenue South Wheaton, MN

About Traverse County Public Schools

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

Traverse County Public School Statistics

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

Traverse County Public School Enrollment
 Traverse CountyMinnesota
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment39 (95.1%)61,164 (64.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment36 (100.0%)63,077 (88.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)173 (100.0%)253,970 (89.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)166 (100.0%)259,736 (89.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)153 (95.6%)268,982 (91.8%)
Traverse County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Traverse CountyMinnesota
Less than 9th Grade Education99 (4.1%)109,242 (2.9%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)93 (3.9%)153,159 (4.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)833 (34.6%)930,058 (24.9%)