Public Schools in Richland County, North Dakota

There are 15 Public Schools in Richland County, North Dakota, serving a population of 16,333 people in an area of 1,436 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,088 people, and 1 Public School per 95 square miles.

In North Dakota, Richland County is ranked 32nd of 53 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 10th of 53 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Richland County Public Schools

Find Richland County, North Dakota public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Central Elementary School 212 3rd Avenue North Wahpeton, ND

Circle Of Nations 832 8th Street North Wahpeton, ND

Fairmount High School 400 Main Avenue Fairmount, ND

Hankinson Elementary School 415 1st Avenue Southeast Hankinson, ND

Lidgerwood High School 28 3rd Avenue Southeast Lidgerwood, ND

Richland Elementary School 106 Broadway Abercrombie, ND

Richland Junior-Senior High School 101 Main Ave Colfax, ND

South Valley Spec Ed Unit 102 6th Street Southeast Hankinson, ND

South Valley Special Education Unit School 102 6th Street Southeast Hankinson, ND

Southeast Region Career & Tech Center 2101 9th Street North Wahpeton, ND

Wahpeton High School 1021 11th Street North Wahpeton, ND

Wahpeton Middle School 1209 Loy Avenue Wahpeton, ND

Wahpeton Spec Ed Unit 508 9th Street North Wahpeton, ND

Wyndmere High School 101 Date Avenue Wyndmere, ND

Zimmerman Elementary School 508 9th Street North Wahpeton, ND

About Richland County Public Schools

Richland 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 Richland County, ND. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including North Dakota, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

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

Richland County Public School Statistics

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

Richland County Public School Enrollment
 Richland CountyNorth Dakota
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment143 (85.1%)7,196 (66.9%)
Kindergarten Enrollment133 (95.0%)9,463 (94.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)814 (93.0%)35,312 (91.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)721 (94.1%)31,498 (91.7%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)658 (96.1%)31,003 (93.5%)
Richland County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Richland CountyNorth Dakota
Less than 9th Grade Education425 (4.0%)15,703 (3.2%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)568 (5.4%)21,091 (4.3%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,909 (27.5%)131,264 (26.8%)