Top 5 Best Rusk County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 1,795 students in Rusk County, WI. Rusk County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Wisconsin.
The top ranked public schools in Rusk County, WI are Bruce Middle School, Bruce Elementary School and Ladysmith Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Rusk County, WI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Wisconsin public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 41% statewide average). Schools in Rusk County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Wisconsin public schools.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin public school average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best Rusk County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bruce Middle School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
104 W Washington Ave
Bruce, WI 54819
(715) 868-2585
Grades: 6-8
| 102 students
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
Bruce Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
104 W Washington Ave
Bruce, WI 54819
(715) 868-2585
Grades: PK-5
| 196 students
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
Ladysmith Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
624 E 6th St S
Ladysmith, WI 54848
(715) 532-5464
Grades: PK-5
| 338 students
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
Ladysmith Middle School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1700 Edgewood Ave E
Ladysmith, WI 54848
(715) 532-5531
Grades: 6-8
| 169 students
Rank: #55.
Flambeau Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
N4540 County Road I
Tony, WI 54563
(715) 532-5559
Grades: PK-5
| 279 students
Rank: #66.
Flambeau Middle School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
N4540 County Road I
Tony, WI 54563
(715) 532-5559
Grades: 6-8
| 126 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Bruce High School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
104 W Washington Ave
Bruce, WI 54819
(715) 868-2585
Grades: 9-12
| 140 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Ladysmith High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1700 Edgewood Ave E
Ladysmith, WI 54848
(715) 532-5531
Grades: 9-12
| 279 students
Rank: #99.
Flambeau High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
N4540 County Road I
Tony, WI 54563
(715) 532-5559
Grades: 9-12
| 166 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Rusk County, WI

Rusk County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1700 Edgewood Ave E
Ladysmith, WI 54848
(715) 532-5277
Grades: 9-12
| 6 students
N4540 County Road I
Tony, WI 54563
(715) 532-3183
Grades: PK-12
| 4 students
Po Box 50
Hawkins, WI 54530
(715) 585-6380
Grades: PK-6
| 53 students
115 E 6th St S
Ladysmith, WI 54848
(715) 532-5531
Grades: 9-12
| 26 students
Project Learning (Closed 2005)
Alternative School
Charter School
1700 Edgewood Ave E
Ladysmith, WI 54848
(715) 532-5277
Grades: 5-12
| 42 students
402 North 2nd St
Weyerhaeuser, WI 54895
(715) 353-2254
Grades: PK-8
| n/a students
402 North 2nd St
Weyerhaeuser, WI 54895
(715) 353-2254
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
N4540 County Road I
Tony, WI 54563
(715) 532-5559
Grades: 9-12
| 5 students

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