Top 10 Best Rusk County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 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, Ladysmith Elementary School and Ladysmith Middle 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 42% (versus the Wisconsin public school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in Rusk County have an average ranking of 4/10, 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).

Top Rusk County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Bruce Middle School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    104 W Washington Ave
    Bruce, WI 54819
    (715) 868-2585

    Grades: 6-8 | 102 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Ladysmith Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    624 E 6th St S
    Ladysmith, WI 54848
    (715) 532-5464

    Grades: PK-5 | 338 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Ladysmith Middle School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1700 Edgewood Ave E
    Ladysmith, WI 54848
    (715) 532-5531

    Grades: 6-8 | 169 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Flambeau Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    N4540 County Road I
    Tony, WI 54563
    (715) 532-5559

    Grades: PK-5 | 279 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Bruce Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    104 W Washington Ave
    Bruce, WI 54819
    (715) 868-2585

    Grades: PK-5 | 196 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Ladysmith High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1700 Edgewood Ave E
    Ladysmith, WI 54848
    (715) 532-5531

    Grades: 9-12 | 279 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Flambeau Middle School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    N4540 County Road I
    Tony, WI 54563
    (715) 532-5559

    Grades: 6-8 | 126 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Bruce High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    104 W Washington Ave
    Bruce, WI 54819
    (715) 868-2585

    Grades: 9-12 | 140 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Flambeau High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    N4540 County Road I
    Tony, WI 54563
    (715) 532-5559

    Grades: 9-12 | 166 students
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