District 742 Overview

  • A state and nationally recognized leader in innovative education, St. Cloud Area School District 742 is the 15th largest school district in Minnesota serving a population of over 99,000 residents within 250 square miles throughout four counties.

    In partnership with the surrounding community, District 742 prepares, engages, educates, empowers and inspires nearly 10,000 students to be successful in today's and tomorrow's society. With 893 teachers, 41 administrators and 825 support staff, a total of 1,759 full and part-time employees strive daily to create a safe and caring climate and culture ideal for optimal learning.

    District 742 is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that is proud to employ top talented educators of whom over 60 percent have advanced degrees. Through an extensive staff development program, District 742 provides employees with numerous opportunities for support, growth and renewal.

Quick Facts

  • Our Schools:
    8 Elementary Schools
    3 Middle Level Schools
    2 Senior High Schools
    7 Preschool locations
    3 Alternative Schools
    Early Childhood Center
    Community Education Center

    Our Staff:
    1,759 total staff
    893 teachers
    825 support staff
    41 administrators.

    Our Students:
    10,270 students