Public Schools in Polk County, Wisconsin

There are 23 Public Schools in Polk County, Wisconsin, serving a population of 43,328 people in an area of 914 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,883 people, and 1 Public School per 39 square miles.

In Wisconsin, Polk County is ranked 32nd of 72 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 36th of 72 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Polk County Public Schools

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


Amery High 555 Minneapolis Avenue South Amery, WI

Amery Intermediate 543 Minneapolis Avenue South Amery, WI

Amery Middle 501 Minneapolis Avenue South Amery, WI

Clayton High 236 Polk Avenue Clayton, WI

Clayton School 221 Prentice Street Clayton, WI

Clear Lake High 1101 3rd Street Southwest Clear Lake, WI

Dresser Elementary 131 East 2nd Street Dresser, WI

Frederic 6-12 School 1437 Clam Falls Drive Frederic, WI

Frederic Elementary 305 Birch Street East Frederic, WI

Gaylord A Nelson Educ Center 135 8th Avenue Clear Lake, WI

Lien Elementary 469 Minneapolis Avenue South Amery, WI

Luck Elementary 810 South 7th Street Luck, WI

Luck High 810 South 7th Street Luck, WI

Osceola Elementary 250 10th Avenue Osceola, WI

Osceola High 1111 Oak Ridge Drive Osceola, WI

Osceola Intermediate 949 Education Avenue Osceola, WI

Osceola Middle 1029 Oak Ridge Drive Osceola, WI

Saint Croix Falls Elementary 651 East Louisiana Street St. Croix Falls, WI

Saint Croix Falls High 740 Maple Drive St. Croix Falls, WI

St Croix Falls School District 740 Maple Drive St. Croix Falls, WI

Unity Elementary & Middle School 1908 150th Street Balsam Lake, WI

Unity High School 1908 150th Street Balsam Lake, WI

Unity Middle 1908 150th Street Balsam Lake, WI

About Polk County Public Schools

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

Polk County Public School Statistics

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

Polk County Public School Enrollment
 Polk CountyWisconsin
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment396 (85.3%)51,691 (68.1%)
Kindergarten Enrollment373 (91.4%)67,830 (83.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,862 (92.4%)242,185 (84.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)2,080 (92.0%)251,076 (85.4%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)2,164 (93.1%)272,501 (90.8%)
Polk County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Polk CountyWisconsin
Less than 9th Grade Education474 (1.5%)108,427 (2.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,557 (5.0%)208,747 (5.3%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)11,710 (37.7%)1,216,570 (30.9%)