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For the 2021 school year, there are 34 public schools serving 7,775 students in Barron County, WI. Barron County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Wisconsin.
The top ranked public schools in Barron County, WI are Haugen Elementary School, Chetek-weyerhaeuser Roselawn Elementary School and Hilltop Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Barron County, WI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Wisconsin public school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in Barron County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Wisconsin public schools.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Wisconsin public school average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Barron County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Haugen Elementary School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    615 5th St W
    Haugen, WI 54841
    (715) 234-7341

    Grades: PK-4 | 89 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Chetek-weyerhaeuser Roselawn Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1201 6th St
    Chetek, WI 54728
    (715) 924-2244

    Grades: PK-5 | 491 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Hilltop Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    202 Cameron Rd
    Rice Lake, WI 54868
    (715) 234-4998

    Grades: K-4 | 259 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Island City Virtual Academy Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1010 8th Ave
    Cumberland, WI 54829
    (715) 822-5124

    Grades: PK-12 | 15 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Northern Lakes Regional Academy Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    33 Ann St
    Rice Lake, WI 54868
    (715) 234-8612

    Grades: 9-12 | 45 students
  • Rank: #66.
    North Star Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    700 S 1st St
    Cameron, WI 54822
    (715) 458-4560

    Grades: 9-12 | 40 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Rice Lake Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    204 Cameron Rd
    Rice Lake, WI 54868
    (715) 234-8156

    Grades: 5-8 | 643 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Almena Elementary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    230 Lulu Ave
    Almena, WI 54805
    (715) 357-3263

    Grades: K-4 | 62 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Turtle Lake High School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    205 Oak St N
    Turtle Lake, WI 54889
    (715) 986-4470

    Grades: 9-12 | 123 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Prairie Farm Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    630 River Ave S
    Prairie Farm, WI 54762
    (715) 455-1861

    Grades: PK-5 | 217 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Cameron Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    700 S 1st St
    Cameron, WI 54822
    (715) 458-4560

    Grades: 5-8 | 309 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Chetek-weyerhaeuser Middle School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1001 Knapp St
    Chetek, WI 54728
    (715) 924-3136

    Grades: 6-8 | 192 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Tainter Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2201 Carrie Ave
    Rice Lake, WI 54868
    (715) 234-8065

    Grades: PK-4 | 495 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Turtle Lake Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    205 Oak St N
    Turtle Lake, WI 54889
    (715) 986-4470

    Grades: PK-5 | 225 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    New Auburn Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    704 N East St
    New Auburn, WI 54757
    (715) 237-2505

    Grades: PK-6 | 181 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Prairie Farm Middle School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    630 River Ave S
    Prairie Farm, WI 54762
    (715) 455-1861

    Grades: 6-8 | 92 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Cameron Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    919 N 2nd St
    Cameron, WI 54822
    (715) 458-4560

    Grades: PK-4 | 462 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Cumberland Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1530 2nd Ave
    Cumberland, WI 54829
    (715) 822-5123

    Grades: PK-4 | 386 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Cumberland Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    980 8th Ave
    Cumberland, WI 54829
    (715) 822-5122

    Grades: 5-8 | 262 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Island City Academy Vocational School
    Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    980 8th Ave
    Cumberland, WI 54829
    (715) 522-5122

    Grades: 7-12 | 37 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Turtle Lake Middle School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    205 Oak St N
    Turtle Lake, WI 54889
    (715) 986-4470

    Grades: 6-8 | 89 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Rice Lake High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    30 S Wisconsin Ave
    Rice Lake, WI 54868
    (715) 234-2181

    Grades: 9-12 | 695 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Cameron High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    750 S 1st St
    Cameron, WI 54822
    (715) 458-4560

    Grades: 9-12 | 263 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Woodland Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    808 E Woodland Ave
    Barron, WI 54812
    (715) 537-5621

    Grades: PK-4 | 313 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Riverview Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    135 W River Ave
    Barron, WI 54812
    (715) 537-5641

    Grades: 5-8 | 361 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Chetek-weyerhaeuser High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1001 Knapp St
    Chetek, WI 54728
    (715) 924-3137

    Grades: 9-12 | 243 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Cumberland High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1000 8th Ave
    Cumberland, WI 54829
    (715) 822-5121

    Grades: 9-12 | 286 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Barron High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1050 E Woodland Ave
    Barron, WI 54812
    (715) 537-5627

    Grades: 9-12 | 378 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Prairie Farm High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    630 River Ave S
    Prairie Farm, WI 54762
    (715) 455-1861

    Grades: 9-12 | 94 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    New Auburn Junior Senior High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    704 N East St
    New Auburn, WI 54757
    (715) 237-2505

    Grades: 7-12 | 147 students
  • Rank: #31-3431.- 34.
    Barron Area Montessori School Charter School
    808 E Woodland Ave
    Barron, WI 54812
    (715) 537-5621

    Grades: PK-3 | 50 students
  • Rank: #31-3431.- 34.
    Head Start
    205 E Orchard Beach Ln
    Rice Lake, WI 54868
    (715) 434-5437

    Grades: PK | 37 students
  • Rank: #31-3431.- 34.104 Cameron Rd
    Rice Lake, WI 54868
    (715) 234-6671

    Grades: PK | 17 students
  • Rank: #31-3431.- 34.
    Laker Online Charter School
    205 Oak St N
    Turtle Lake, WI 54889
    (715) 986-4470

    Grades: PK-12 | 1 student
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