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Niche.com Ranks Minnetonka Public Schools Best in Minnesota
Niche.com Ranks Minnetonka Public Schools Best in Minnesota

Minnetonka Public Schools has been ranked #1 for Best School District, Best High School, Best Middle School and Best Elementary School among public schools in Minnesota for 2020 by Niche.com in its annual Best Schools rankings. All nine schools and the district overall received A+ rankings. It has also been ranked #29 nationally for Best School District out of more than 10,782 public school districts nationwide.

Minnetonka Public Schools was also ranked as the top public school district in Minnesota for Best Teachers (#9 in the nation) as well as #1 in Minnesota for the Best Places to Teach. Minnetonka High School was ranked #3 among Best College Prep Public High Schools in MN and #1 in Best High Schools for Athletes among public schools in MN.

Here's a more complete look at the rankings:

For full results, visit https://www.niche.com/k12/rankings/

Reach Out and Read

For the past month and a half, stacks of early childhood books have been piling up in Principal Joe Wacker's Scenic Heights Elementary School office.

Child-Centered Excellence Awards- Nominations Open!

Nominations are open for the annual Awards for Child-Centered Excellence. You are invited to nominate an outstanding educator, staff member or volunteer who is contributing to excellence in our district. Nominations must be submitted by March 1.