Public Schools in Thief River Falls, Minnesota

There are 4 Public Schools in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, serving a population of 8,769 people in an area of 6 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,192 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Minnesota, Thief River Falls is ranked 430th of 1018 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 370th of 1018 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Thief River Falls Public Schools

Find Thief River Falls, Minnesota public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Challenger Elementary 601 County Road 61 Thief River Falls, MN

Franklin Middle 300 Spruce Avenue South Thief River Falls, MN

Lincoln Senior High 101 Knight Avenue South Thief River Falls, MN

Northwest Area Learning Center 230 Labree Avenue South Thief River Falls, MN

About Thief River Falls Public Schools

Thief River Falls 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 Thief River Falls, 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:
  • Thief River Falls Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Thief River Falls school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Thief River Falls Public School Statistics

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

Thief River Falls Public School Enrollment
 Thief River FallsPennington County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment92 (100.0%)173 (93.0%)
Kindergarten Enrollment142 (84.0%)197 (87.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)303 (96.8%)534 (88.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)454 (96.4%)758 (96.3%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)371 (99.7%)706 (99.3%)
Thief River Falls Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Thief River FallsPennington County
Less than 9th Grade Education214 (3.5%)271 (2.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)286 (4.7%)457 (4.7%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,128 (35.1%)3,285 (33.8%)