Top 10 Best Manitowoc County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 30 public schools serving 10,447 students in Manitowoc County, WI (there are 17 private schools, serving 1,760 private students). 86% of all K-12 students in Manitowoc County, WI are educated in public schools (compared to the WI state average of 86%).
The top ranked public schools in Manitowoc County, WI are Zielanis Elementary School, Kiel Middle School and Cleveland Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Manitowoc County, WI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Wisconsin public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Manitowoc County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Wisconsin public schools.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin public school average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best Public Schools in Manitowoc County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Zielanis Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1010 Adams St
Kiel, WI 53042
(920) 894-2265
Grades: PK-4
| 460 students
Rank: #22.
Kiel Middle School
(Math: 60% | Reading: 48%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
502 Paine St
Kiel, WI 53042
(920) 894-2264
Grades: 5-8
| 344 students
Rank: #33.
Cleveland Elementary School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
411 E Washington Ave
Cleveland, WI 53015
(920) 693-8241
Grades: PK-5
| 113 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Schultz Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
510 Woodlawn Dr
Mishicot, WI 54228
(920) 755-2041
Grades: PK-5
| 446 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Valders High School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
201 W Wilson St
Valders, WI 54245
(920) 775-9530
Grades: 9-12
| 307 students
Rank: #66.
Valders Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
331 W Wilson St
Valders, WI 54245
(920) 775-9510
Grades: PK-4
| 391 students
Rank: #77.
Mishicot Middle School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
660 Washington St
Mishicot, WI 54228
(920) 755-2808
Grades: 6-8
| 194 students
Rank: #88.
Lighthouse Learning Academy
Charter School
(Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4521 Lincoln Ave
Two Rivers, WI 54241
(920) 793-4560
Grades: PK-12
| 82 students
Rank: #99.
Magee Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3502 Glenwood St
Two Rivers, WI 54241
(920) 793-1118
Grades: PK-4
| 361 students
Rank: #1010.
Jackson Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1201 N 18th St
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 663-9520
Grades: K-5
| 360 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Reedsville Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
350 Park St
Reedsville, WI 54230
(920) 754-4345
Grades: PK-6
| 306 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Riverview Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4400 Michigan Ave
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 663-9500
Grades: K-5
| 275 students
Rank: #1313.
Valders Middle School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
138 Jefferson St
Valders, WI 54245
(920) 775-9520
Grades: 5-8
| 291 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Madison Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
701 N 4th St
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 663-9540
Grades: K-5
| 234 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Monroe Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2502 S 14th St
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 663-9550
Grades: K-5
| 273 students
Rank: #1616.
Koenig Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1114 Lowell St
Two Rivers, WI 54241
(920) 794-7522
Grades: PK-4
| 242 students
Rank: #1717.
Wilson Middle School
(Math: 28% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1201 N 11th St
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 663-9580
Grades: 6-8
| 509 students
Rank: #1818.
Mishicot High School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
660 Washington St
Mishicot, WI 54228
(920) 755-2311
Grades: 9-12
| 276 students
Rank: #1919.
Lincoln High School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1433 S 8th St
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 663-9600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,420 students
Rank: #2020.
Franklin Elementary School
(Math: 32% | Reading: 27%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
800 S 35th St
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 663-9510
Grades: K-5
| 388 students
Rank: #2121.
Kiel High School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
210 Raider Hts
Kiel, WI 53042
(920) 894-2263
Grades: 9-12
| 378 students
Rank: #2222.
Two Rivers High School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4519 Lincoln Ave
Two Rivers, WI 54241
(920) 793-2291
Grades: 9-12
| 499 students
Rank: #2323.
Jefferson Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1415 Division St
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 663-9530
Grades: K-5
| 365 students
Rank: #2424.
Reedsville Jr/sr High School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
340 Manitowoc St
Reedsville, WI 54230
(920) 754-4341
Grades: 7-12
| 262 students
Rank: #2525.
Clarke Middle School
(Math: 17% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4608 Bellevue Pl
Two Rivers, WI 54241
(920) 794-1614
Grades: 5-8
| 498 students
Rank: #2626.
Washington Middle School
(Math: 11% | Reading: 19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2101 Division St
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 663-9570
Grades: 6-8
| 499 students
Rank: #2727.
Mckinley Academy
Alternative School
Charter School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1002 E Cedar Ave
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 686-4700
Grades: K-12
| 164 students
Rank: n/an/a
Between The Lakes Virtual Academy
Charter School
416 Paine St
Kiel, WI 53042
(920) 894-5169
Grades: PK-8
| 135 students
Rank: n/an/a
Kiel Eschool
Charter School
416 Paine St
Kiel, WI 53042
(920) 894-2266
Grades: 7-12
| 100 students
Rank: n/an/a
4400 Michigan Ave
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 663-9500
Grades: PK
| 275 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Manitowoc County, WI

Manitowoc County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1322 33rd St
Two Rivers, WI 54241
(920) 793-1341
Grades: PK-5
| 280 students
1322 33rd St
Two Rivers, WI 54241
(920) 794-7522
Grades: PK
| 59 students
1010 Huron St
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 686-4741
Grades: 1-8
| 5 students
1025 South 9th St
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 683-5020
Grades: 7-12
| 1 students
12121 County Road Xx
Newton, WI 53063
(920) 693-8255
Grades: PK-4
| 71 students
12121 County Road Xx
Newton, WI 53063
(920) 693-8255
Grades: PK-2
| 48 students
411 E Washington Ave
Cleveland, WI 53015
(920) 693-8241
Grades: 1-6
| n/a students
350 Park St
Reedsville, WI 54230
(920) 754-4345
Grades: 5-8
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Manitowoc County, WI?
The top ranked public schools in Manitowoc County, WI include Zielanis Elementary School, Kiel Middle School and Cleveland Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Manitowoc County, WI?
30 public schools are located in Manitowoc County, WI.
What percentage of students in Manitowoc County, WI go to public school?
86% of all K-12 students in Manitowoc County, WI are educated in public schools (compared to the WI state average of 86%).
What is the racial composition of students in Manitowoc County, WI?
Manitowoc County, WI public schools minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin public schools average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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