Public Schools in Winneshiek County, Iowa

There are 9 Public Schools in Winneshiek County, Iowa, serving a population of 20,575 people in an area of 690 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,286 people, and 1 Public School per 76 square miles.

In Iowa, Winneshiek County is ranked 86th of 99 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 78th of 99 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Winneshiek County Public Schools

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


Carrie Lee Elementary 210 Vernon Street Decorah, IA

Decorah High School 100 Claiborne Drive Decorah, IA

Decorah Middle School 405 Winnebago Street Decorah, IA

John Cline Elementary School 101 Claiborne Drive Decorah, IA

North Winneshiek Middle School 3495 North Winn Road Decorah, IA

South Winneshiek High School 203 South Street Calmar, IA

South Winneshiek Middle School 208 East Brooks Street Ossian, IA

Turkey Valley Jr-Sr High School 3219 Iowa 24 Jackson Junction, IA

West Side Elementary School 301 Center Street Decorah, IA

About Winneshiek County Public Schools

Winneshiek 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 Winneshiek 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:
  • Winneshiek County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Winneshiek County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Winneshiek County Public School Statistics

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

Winneshiek County Public School Enrollment
 Winneshiek CountyIowa
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment254 (56.6%)39,109 (72.1%)
Kindergarten Enrollment120 (92.3%)37,717 (89.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)714 (81.8%)144,327 (89.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)669 (85.3%)148,650 (90.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)859 (95.7%)146,863 (92.2%)
Winneshiek County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Winneshiek CountyIowa
Less than 9th Grade Education304 (2.3%)65,482 (3.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)412 (3.1%)101,227 (4.9%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)4,397 (32.7%)648,137 (31.1%)