SARTELL - Earlier this week we learned Minnesota students had one of the highest average ACT scores in the country.

Now officials at Sartell-St. Stephen say their students have out performed the state.

Students at Sartell-St. Stephen who to the ACT test scored an average of 24.5.  That's better than the 22.9 statewide average, and the 21.1 national average.

The ACT consists of exams in English, math, reading, and science.