Top 10 Best Wisconsin Public Schools (2021)

Wisconsin is the #16 largest school system in the United States, serving 861,712 students across the 2,287 public schools for the 2021 school year.
The percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Wisconsin is 43%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 42%.
The top ranked public schools in Wisconsin are Leonardo Da Vinci School For Gifted Learners, Odyssey-magellan and Accelerated Advanced Learning Program. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 30% (majority majority Hispanic and Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 15:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(WI) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
4%
Hispanic
12%
Black
9%
White
70%
Two or more races
4%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.

Top Overall Ranked Public Schools in Wisconsin (2021)

  • School Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.Math: 97% (Top 1%) Reading: 94% (Top 1%)Math: 97% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-8139 S Monroe Ave
    Green BayWI 54301
    (920) 448-2135

  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Odyssey-magellanMagnet School
    Math: ≥95% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 3-82037 N Elinor St
    AppletonWI 54914
    (920) 832-6250

  • Rank: #33.
    Accelerated Advanced Learning ProgramCharter School
    Math: ≥90% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 4-8325 S Eagle St
    OshkoshWI 54902
    (920) 424-0320

  • Rank: #44.
    Wauwatosa StemCharter School
    Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-51060 N Glenview Ave
    MilwaukeeWI 53213
    (414) 773-1900

  • Rank: #55.Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-54747 Waukesha St
    MadisonWI 53705
    (608) 204-4800

  • Rank: #66.
    Woodland Intermediate
    Math: 85% (Top 1%) Reading: 82% (Top 1%)Math: 85% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 5-6N9085 N Coop Rd
    AppletonWI 54915
    (920) 730-0924

  • Rank: #77.Math: 85% (Top 1%) Reading: 79% (Top 1%)Math: 85% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-512850 N Oriole Ln
    MequonWI 53097
    (262) 238-4220

  • Rank: #88.Math: 80-84% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-84550 Highway 57
    Sturgeon BayWI 54235
    (920) 743-6282

  • Rank: #99.Math: 86% (Top 1%) Reading: 75% (Top 1%)Math: 86% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-5W180n4851 Marcy Rd
    Menomonee FallsWI 53051
    (262) 781-8283

  • Rank: #1010.
    Brompton SchoolCharter School
    Math: 80-84% (Top 1%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 1%)Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-88518 22nd Ave
    KenoshaWI 53143
    (262) 359-2191

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Top Wisconsin Public Schools by County (2021)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
5 Schools
1,534 Students
12% Minority
15 Schools
2,821 Students
24% Minority
37 Schools
7,775 Students
13% Minority
13 Schools
1,539 Students
32% Minority
82 Schools
44,147 Students
33% Minority
10 Schools
2,029 Students
7% Minority
10 Schools
2,592 Students
21% Minority
22 Schools
7,177 Students
18% Minority
26 Schools
9,046 Students
8% Minority
20 Schools
4,848 Students
20% Minority
36 Schools
10,180 Students
14% Minority
15 Schools
2,219 Students
9% Minority
170 Schools
77,336 Students
35% Minority
39 Schools
11,243 Students
17% Minority
17 Schools
3,392 Students
14% Minority
15 Schools
6,198 Students
12% Minority
17 Schools
6,226 Students
12% Minority
34 Schools
14,460 Students
21% Minority
3 Schools
383 Students
5% Minority
43 Schools
13,827 Students
20% Minority
7 Schools
1,544 Students
35% Minority
31 Schools
7,069 Students
8% Minority
20 Schools
5,851 Students
11% Minority
10 Schools
3,071 Students
18% Minority
16 Schools
3,781 Students
7% Minority
3 Schools
713 Students
8% Minority
11 Schools
2,692 Students
27% Minority
31 Schools
10,758 Students
21% Minority
21 Schools
3,652 Students
10% Minority
54 Schools
28,632 Students
42% Minority
9 Schools
3,604 Students
9% Minority
39 Schools
16,361 Students
21% Minority
17 Schools
2,496 Students
12% Minority
13 Schools
2,731 Students
11% Minority
12 Schools
4,563 Students
8% Minority
31 Schools
10,580 Students
22% Minority
51 Schools
19,416 Students
23% Minority
24 Schools
5,983 Students
7% Minority
10 Schools
1,840 Students
12% Minority
4 Schools
1,102 Students
100% Minority
291 Schools
135,140 Students
69% Minority
28 Schools
7,309 Students
18% Minority
20 Schools
4,532 Students
9% Minority
17 Schools
4,184 Students
12% Minority
72 Schools
32,831 Students
21% Minority
28 Schools
12,620 Students
16% Minority
4 Schools
1,166 Students
7% Minority
23 Schools
7,780 Students
8% Minority
26 Schools
7,106 Students
8% Minority
30 Schools
9,603 Students
17% Minority
9 Schools
1,677 Students
8% Minority
61 Schools
28,127 Students
46% Minority
9 Schools
1,800 Students
10% Minority
64 Schools
27,512 Students
31% Minority
9 Schools
1,795 Students
8% Minority
31 Schools
10,232 Students
15% Minority
12 Schools
2,582 Students
38% Minority
18 Schools
4,879 Students
26% Minority
50 Schools
18,833 Students
30% Minority
31 Schools
14,670 Students
9% Minority
10 Schools
3,535 Students
8% Minority
23 Schools
5,932 Students
23% Minority
22 Schools
4,095 Students
7% Minority
13 Schools
2,639 Students
29% Minority
43 Schools
16,002 Students
28% Minority
17 Schools
2,505 Students
10% Minority
40 Schools
19,723 Students
13% Minority
113 Schools
61,725 Students
21% Minority
28 Schools
8,273 Students
11% Minority
12 Schools
2,677 Students
24% Minority
55 Schools
23,062 Students
21% Minority
35 Schools
11,755 Students
13% Minority
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