Public Schools in Bayfield County, Wisconsin

There are 10 Public Schools in Bayfield County, Wisconsin, serving a population of 15,004 people in an area of 1,478 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,500 people, and 1 Public School per 147 square miles.

In Wisconsin, Bayfield County is ranked 13th of 72 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 69th of 72 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Bayfield County Public Schools

Find Bayfield County, Wisconsin public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Bayfield High 300 North 4th Street Bayfield, WI

Drummond Elementary 52440 Eastern Avenue Drummond, WI

Drummond High School 52440 Eastern Ave Drummond, WI

Iron River Elementary 7730 Pettingill Street Iron River, WI

La Pointe Elementary School 869 Whitefish Street Bayfield, WI

South Shore Elementary 9135 School Road Port Wing, WI

South Shore Jr/Sr High 9135 School Road Port Wing, WI

South Shore Junior/Senior High School 9135 School Road Port Wing, WI

Washburn High 305 West 4th Street Washburn, WI

Washburn Middle 411 West 8th Street Washburn, WI

About Bayfield County Public Schools

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

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

Bayfield County Public School Statistics

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

Bayfield County Public School Enrollment
 Bayfield CountyWisconsin
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment117 (76.0%)51,691 (68.1%)
Kindergarten Enrollment154 (93.3%)67,830 (83.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)510 (89.2%)242,185 (84.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)557 (90.3%)251,076 (85.4%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)638 (91.0%)272,501 (90.8%)
Bayfield County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Bayfield CountyWisconsin
Less than 9th Grade Education109 (1.0%)108,427 (2.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)475 (4.1%)208,747 (5.3%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)3,294 (28.8%)1,216,570 (30.9%)