Public Schools in Dickinson County, Iowa

There are 9 Public Schools in Dickinson County, Iowa, serving a population of 17,000 people in an area of 381 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,888 people, and 1 Public School per 42 square miles.

In Iowa, Dickinson County is ranked 67th of 99 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 32nd of 99 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Dickinson County Public Schools

Find Dickinson County, Iowa public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Graettinger-Terril Elementary School 101 South Schooley Street Terril, IA

Harris-Lake Park Elementary School 105 Avenue A West Lake Park, IA

Harris-Lake Park High School 905 South Market Street Lake Park, IA

Okoboji Elementary School 705 N Avenue Milford, IA

Okoboji High School 901 H Avenue Milford, IA

Okoboji Middle School 10 Broadway Street Arnolds Park, IA

Spirit Lake Elementary School 2901 Hill Avenue Spirit Lake, IA

Spirit Lake High School 2701 Hill Avenue Spirit Lake, IA

Spirit Lake Middle School 609 28th Street Spirit Lake, IA

About Dickinson County Public Schools

Dickinson County Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Dickinson County, IA. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Iowa, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Dickinson County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Dickinson County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Dickinson County Public School Statistics

Find Dickinson County Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Dickinson County Public School Enrollment
 Dickinson CountyIowa
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment236 (97.1%)39,109 (72.1%)
Kindergarten Enrollment176 (97.8%)37,717 (89.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)653 (98.3%)144,327 (89.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)847 (99.2%)148,650 (90.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)656 (99.4%)146,863 (92.2%)
Dickinson County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Dickinson CountyIowa
Less than 9th Grade Education137 (1.1%)65,482 (3.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)398 (3.1%)101,227 (4.9%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)3,558 (28.1%)648,137 (31.1%)