• Education

  •  Recognizing that today's students are tomorrow's workforce and citizens of tomorrow, the Heart of Wisconsin area offers an excellent choice of public or private educational opportunities.


    Nekoosa School District
    The Nekoosa School District is a Pre-K – 12 public school system, which serves students in the city of Nekoosa and townships of Armenia, Port Edwards, Rome, and Saratoga. Our district serves 1,350+ students within its four buildings.


    Pittsville School District  
    The Pittsville School District is a small, rural school district located in the geographical center of the state of Wisconsin, at the intersecions of state highways 80 and 73/13. It is on relatively flat terrain in what used to be glacial Lake Wisconsin (a remnant of the ancient melting glaciers). Approximately 860 people live in Pittsville itself while the District's area covers over 364 square miles and supports a student population, EC/K-12 grades, of about 650. The land surround Pittsville is mixed agriculture land used to raise livestock and crops as well as forest products. The primary industries around Pittsville include crop production, dairying, cranberry production and processing, forestry, trucking, modular home building, the paper industry and the businesses that support it.


    Port Edwards School District  
    The members of the Port Edwards Public School Community believe that we offer a unique and competitive educational opportunity. Nestled along the Wisconsin River our village and surrounding townships offer a family friendly atmosphere. We serve our youth and residents through a beautiful park system, intercity bike trails, and a community YMCA. This small suburban school district has a dedicated staff and an open flexible attitude toward instructional innovation. These qualities are key and allow us to address the academic and social needs of every student in an academy-like atmosphere.


    School District of Auburndale   
    The School District of Auburndale Vision states, "A caring partnership of home, school, and community sets the path for all District children to reach their full potential in personal and academic excellence."


    Wisconsin Rapids Public School System 
    A unified school district with a school population of approximately 6,000, Wisconsin Rapids Public Schools has nine K-5 elementary schools,one middle school (grades 6-7), one junior high school (grades 8-9), one senior high school (grades 10-12) and one Charter School for At-Risk Students (grades 9-12). The school system has earned a solid reputation as a progressive, professional organization, which has high student achievement and a low drop out rate. Staff members continue to be recognized by state organizations and agencies for their professionalism and expertise. District graduates have demonstrated success at Big-Ten Universities, Ivy League schools, military academies and other public and private schools.


    Wisconsin Rapids Private Schools

    The Heart of Wisconsin area offers a variety of private elementary and high school options which are:


    Assumption Catholic Schools High School grades 9-12 / Middle School grades 7-8


    Good Shepherd Lutheran grades 2-6


    Immanuel Lutheran School grades PK-8


    Our Lady Queen of Heaven Elementary School grades 1-3


    St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran School grades PK-8


    St Vincent De Paul School grades PK-6