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{{tnr}}'''The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction''' oversees public K-12 education and public libraries in [[Wisconsin]]. The department was created in 1848 as Wisconsin became a state. Article X, Section 1 of the [[Judgepedia:Wisconsin Constitution|Wisconsin State Constitution]] created the position of [[Wisconsin Superintendent of Public Instruction|Superintendent of Public Instruction]] to manage public education.<ref>[http://legis.wisconsin.gov/rsb/unannotated_wisconst.pdf ''Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau,'' "Wisconsin and U.S. Constitutions," Accessed January 14, 2014]</ref> The department provided funding for 424 schools and 871,551 K-12 students during the 2012-2013 school year.<ref>[http://wisedash.dpi.wi.gov/Dashboard/portalHome.jsp ''Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction,'' "Wisconsin Information System for Education," January 14, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://reportcards.dpi.wi.gov/ ''Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction,'' "District and School Report Cards Home," Accessed January 14, 2014]</ref>
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|<center>'''Number of students:''' 871,551 <br> '''Number of schools:''' 2,211 <br> '''Number of school districts:''' 424 <br> '''Graduation rate:''' 90% <br> '''Per-pupil spending:''' $11,453 </center>
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|<center>[[Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction#Structure|Structure]] <br> [[Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction#Budget|Budget]] <br> [[Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction#External links|External links]] <br> [[Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction#References|References]]</center>
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|}{{tnr}}'''The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction''' oversees public K-12 education and public libraries in [[Wisconsin]]. The department was created in 1848 as Wisconsin became a state. Article X, Section 1 of the [[Judgepedia:Wisconsin Constitution|Wisconsin State Constitution]] created the position of [[Wisconsin Superintendent of Public Instruction|Superintendent of Public Instruction]] to manage public education.<ref>[http://legis.wisconsin.gov/rsb/unannotated_wisconst.pdf ''Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau,'' "Wisconsin and U.S. Constitutions," Accessed January 14, 2014]</ref> The department provided funding for 2,211 schools and 871,551 K-12 students during the 2012-2013 school year.<ref>[http://wisedash.dpi.wi.gov/Dashboard/portalHome.jsp ''Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction,'' "Wisconsin Information System for Education," January 14, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://reportcards.dpi.wi.gov/ ''Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction,'' "District and School Report Cards Home," Accessed January 14, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 11:05, 14 January 2014

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Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

State profile
Number of students: 871,551
Number of schools: 2,211
Number of school districts: 424
Graduation rate: 90%
Per-pupil spending: $11,453
State school administration
Superintendent of Public Instruction: Tony Evers
Table of Contents
Structure
Budget
External links
References
See also
List of school districts in Wisconsin
Wisconsin
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The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction oversees public K-12 education and public libraries in Wisconsin. The department was created in 1848 as Wisconsin became a state. Article X, Section 1 of the Wisconsin State Constitution created the position of Superintendent of Public Instruction to manage public education.[1] The department provided funding for 2,211 schools and 871,551 K-12 students during the 2012-2013 school year.[2][3]

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