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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 17 public schools in Lafayette County, WI, serving 2,496 students.
  • Lafayette County, WI public school have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Wisconsin public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 44% statewide average). Schools in Lafayette County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Wisconsin public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Lafayette County, WI are Benton Elementary School, Darlington High School and Belmont Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin public school average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the Wisconsin public school average of 15:1.

Top Lafayette County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Argyle Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    14665 State Road 78
    Argyle, WI 53504
    (608)543-3318

    Grades: PK-5 | 138 students
  • Argyle High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    14665 State Road 78
    Argyle, WI 53504
    (608)543-3318

    Grades: 9-12 | 99 students
  • Argyle Middle School
    14665 State Road 78
    Argyle, WI 53504
    (608)543-3318

    Grades: 6-8 | 65 students
  • Belmont Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 30%
    646 E Liberty St
    Belmont, WI 53510
    (608)762-5131

    Grades: PK-5 | 194 students
  • Belmont High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    646 E Liberty St
    Belmont, WI 53510
    (608)762-5131

    Grades: 6-12 | 194 students
  • Benton Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    41 Alma St
    Benton, WI 53803
    (608)759-4002

    Grades: PK-6 | 105 students
  • Benton High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    41 Alma St
    Benton, WI 53803
    (608)759-4002

    Grades: 9-12 | 70 students
  • Benton Middle School
    41 Alma St
    Benton, WI 53803
    (608)759-4002

    Grades: 7-8 | 31 students
  • Black Hawk Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    202 E Center St
    South Wayne, WI 53587
    (608)439-5444

    Grades: PK-5 | 202 students
  • Black Hawk High School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    202 E Center St
    South Wayne, WI 53587
    (608)439-5371

    Grades: 9-12 | 99 students
  • Black Hawk Middle School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    202 E Center St
    South Wayne, WI 53587
    (608)439-5371

    Grades: 6-8 | 73 students
  • Darlington Elementary Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    11630 Center Hill Rd
    Darlington, WI 53530
    (608)776-4021

    Grades: PK-8 | 611 students
  • Darlington High School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Top 30%
    11838 Center Hill Rd
    Darlington, WI 53530
    (608)776-4001

    Grades: 9-12 | 207 students
  • Pecatonica High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    704 Cross St
    Blanchardville, WI 53516
    (608)523-4285

    Grades: 6-12 | 41 students
  • Shullsburg Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    444 N Judgement St
    Shullsburg, WI 53586
    (608)965-4427

    Grades: PK-5 | 167 students
  • Shullsburg High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    444 N Judgement St
    Shullsburg, WI 53586
    (608)965-4427

    Grades: 9-12 | 117 students
  • Shullsburg Junior High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    444 N Judgement St
    Shullsburg, WI 53586
    (608)965-4427

    Grades: 6-8 | 83 students
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