Public Schools in Wahpeton, North Dakota

There are 7 Public Schools in Wahpeton, North Dakota, serving a population of 7,822 people in an area of 6 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,117 people, and 1 Public School per square mile.

In North Dakota, Wahpeton is ranked 180th of 477 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 126th of 477 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Wahpeton Public Schools

Find Wahpeton, 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

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

Zimmerman Elementary School 508 9th Street North Wahpeton, ND

About Wahpeton Public Schools

Wahpeton 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 Wahpeton, 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:
  • Wahpeton Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Wahpeton school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Wahpeton Public School Statistics

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

Wahpeton Public School Enrollment
 WahpetonRichland County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment96 (90.6%)143 (85.1%)
Kindergarten Enrollment49 (100.0%)133 (95.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)317 (94.3%)814 (93.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)264 (93.6%)721 (94.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)217 (100.0%)658 (96.1%)
Wahpeton Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 WahpetonRichland County
Less than 9th Grade Education261 (5.7%)425 (4.0%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)300 (6.5%)568 (5.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)1,186 (25.9%)2,909 (27.5%)