Rochester Schools

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View Schools in Cities within 10 miles of Rochester

Byron Schools8.64 mi
Eyota Schools9.65 mi

View Schools in Cities between 10 and 20 miles of Rochester

Stewartville Schools10.16 mi
Kasson Schools14.45 mi
Plainview Schools17.68 mi
Mazeppa Schools17.89 mi
Pine Island Schools18.05 mi
Hayfield Schools19.70 mi

View Schools in Cities between 20 and 30 miles of Rochester

Dodge Center Schools20.33 mi
Chatfield Schools22.08 mi
Saint Charles Schools22.47 mi
Zumbrota Schools23.20 mi
West Concord Schools23.48 mi
Lake City Schools25.83 mi
Spring Valley Schools25.86 mi
Goodhue Schools26.75 mi
Kenyon Schools29.21 mi
Wabasha Schools29.63 mi
Lewiston Schools30.07 mi
Blooming Prairie Schools30.14 mi
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Rochester Area School Districts


ROCHESTER, MINNESOTA SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP is a site designed around the needs of a relocating family with school age children. It is a site that allows the family to search public and private Rochester schools, but understands that choosing the right Rochester neighborhood is equally important to a successful move. Through a network of local sponsors and experts, can guide a family through the process of choosing an excellent Rochester school located in a great neighborhood taking into account such things as affordability, accessibility to work, to shopping, the traffic patterns and more.

ABOUT Rochester, Minnesota SCHOOLS

Rochester schools boast a total student population of 126,452 attending 223 schools in 36 public school districts and 97 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Rochester public schools spend an average of $9,411 per student each year.

Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Rochester public schools average a student teacher ratio of 14:1. Rochester private schools average 7:1. Also, high schools in Rochester average a student body population of 988, while Rochester middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 610 and 394 respectively.

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It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.

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