Top 10 Best Appleton Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 42 public schools serving 17,683 students in Appleton, WI. Appleton has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Wisconsin.
The top ranked public schools in Appleton, WI are Odyssey-magellan, Woodland Intermediate and Woodland School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Appleton, WI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Wisconsin public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 41% statewide average). Schools in Appleton have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Wisconsin public schools.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin public school average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best Appleton, WI Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Odyssey-magellan
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2037 N Elinor St
Appleton, WI 54914
(920) 832-6250
Grades: 2-8
| 166 students
Rank: #22.
Woodland Intermediate
Math: 84% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
N9085 N Coop Rd
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 730-0924
Grades: 5-6
| 316 students
Rank: #33.
Woodland School
Math: 84% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
N9085 N Coop Rd
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 730-0924
Grades: K-4
| 479 students
Rank: #44.
Sunrise Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
N9363 Exploration Dr
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 954-1822
Grades: K-4
| 451 students
Rank: #55.
Tesla Engineering Charter School
Charter School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2121 Emmers Dr
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 997-1399
Grades: 9-12
| 143 students
Rank: #66.
Classical School
Charter School
Math: 69% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3310 N Durkee St
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 832-4968
Grades: K-8
| 467 students
Rank: #77.
Fox River Academy
Charter School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1000 S Mason St
Appleton, WI 54914
(920) 997-1399
Grades: K-8
| 83 students
Rank: #88.
Freedom Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
N3569 County Road E
Appleton, WI 54913
(920) 788-7950
Grades: PK-5
| 692 students
Rank: #99.
Appleton Public Montessori
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1545 E Broadway Dr
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 832-6325
Grades: PK-6
| 154 students
Rank: #1010.
Berry Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3601 S Telulah Ave
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 832-5750
Grades: PK-6
| 410 students
Rank: #1111.
Richmond Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1441 E John St
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 832-5779
Grades: PK-6
| 277 students
Rank: #1212.
Renaissance School
Charter School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
610 N Badger Ave
Appleton, WI 54914
(920) 832-5708
Grades: 9-12
| 139 students
Rank: #1313.
Houdini Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2305 W Capitol Dr
Appleton, WI 54914
(920) 832-4608
Grades: PK-6
| 534 students
Rank: #1414.
Ferber Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
515 E Capitol Dr
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 832-5755
Grades: PK-6
| 589 students
Rank: #1515.
Huntley Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2224 N Ullman St
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 832-6255
Grades: PK-6
| 661 students
Rank: #1616.
North High School
Math: 34% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5000 N Ballard Rd
Appleton, WI 54913
(920) 832-4300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,611 students
Rank: #1717.
Einstein Middle School
Math: 46% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
324 E Florida Ave
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 832-6240
Grades: 7-8
| 513 students
Rank: #1818.
Valley New School
Charter School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
10 E College Ave, Ste 228
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 993-7037
Grades: 7-12
| 67 students
Rank: #1919.
Edison Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
412 N Meade St
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 832-6235
Grades: PK-6
| 230 students
Rank: #2020.
Kaleidoscope Academy
Charter School
Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
318 E Brewster St
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 832-6294
Grades: 6-8
| 538 students
Rank: #2121.
Horizons Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2101 Schaefer Cir
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 832-4600
Grades: PK-6
| 319 students
Rank: #2222.
Fox Cities Leadership Academy
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5000 N Ballard Rd
Appleton, WI 54913
(920) 832-4300
Grades: 9-12
| 81 students
Rank: #2323.
Wisconsin Connections Academy
Charter School
Math: 36% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
350 W Capitol Dr
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 993-7076
Grades: PK-12
| 1,233 students
Rank: #2424.
Mckinley Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1125 E Taft Ave
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 832-6285
Grades: PK-6
| 453 students
Rank: #2525.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1000 S Mason St
Appleton, WI 54914
(920) 832-6260
Grades: PK-6
| 295 students
Rank: #2626.
Badger Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
501 S Bluemound Dr
Appleton, WI 54914
(920) 832-6264
Grades: PK-6
| 315 students
Rank: #2727.
Madison Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2020 S Carpenter St
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 832-6276
Grades: 7-8
| 618 students
Rank: #2828.
Stephen Foster Elementary Charter
Charter School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
305 W Foster St
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 832-6288
Grades: PK-6
| 311 students
Rank: #2929.
Appleton Bilingual School
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
913 N Oneida St
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 832-6232
Grades: K-6
| 128 students
Rank: #3030.
Franklin Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2212 N Jarchow St
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 832-6246
Grades: PK-6
| 278 students
Rank: #3131.
West High School
Math: 19% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
610 N Badger Ave
Appleton, WI 54914
(920) 832-6219
Grades: 9-12
| 1,128 students
Rank: #3232.
East High School
Math: 22% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2121 Emmers Dr
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 832-6212
Grades: 9-12
| 1,394 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Highlands Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2037 N Elinor St
Appleton, WI 54914
(920) 832-6250
Grades: PK-6
| 541 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Johnston Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2725 E Forest St
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 832-6265
Grades: PK-6
| 383 students
Rank: #3535.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 N Mason St
Appleton, WI 54914
(920) 832-6270
Grades: PK-6
| 318 students
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Appleton, Wisconsin Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
120 E Harris St
Appleton, WI 54912
(920) 832-6136
Grades: 6-12
| 101 students
120 East Harris St
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 832-6136
Grades: 6-8
| 6 students
Chance II Charter (Closed 2009)
Alternative School
Charter School
2145 S Memorial Dr
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 967-1800
Grades: 9-10
| 19 students
4630 N Meade St
Appleton, WI 54913
(920) 628-5850
Grades: PK-K
| 43 students
Elementary Tag School (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
Charter School
305 W Foster St
Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 832-6288
Grades: 5-6
| 39 students
225 N Badger Ave
Appleton, WI 54914
(920) 832-6226
Grades: 7-8
| 494 students
318 E Brewster St
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 832-6294
Grades: 7-8
| 199 students
610 N Badger Ave
Appleton, WI 54914
(920) 832-6219
Grades: 7-12
| 26 students
120 East Harris St
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 832-4800
Grades: K-8
| 417 students

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