Wisconsin school districts
Number of schools: 2,211
Number of school districts: 424
Graduation rate: 90%
Per-pupil spending: $11,453
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School board elections
Wisconsin is home to 424 school districts, 2,211 schools and 871,551 K-12 students.
- Deputy State Superintendent: Michael Thompson
- Executive Assistant: Sue Grady
- Special Assistant: Burton S. Jones
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- Assistant State Superintendent, Academic Excellence: Sheila Briggs
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- Assistant State Superintendent, Learning Support: Carolyn Stanford Taylor
- Assistant State Superintendent, Student and School Success: Lynette Russell
The following list details the racial demographics of Wisconsin schools according to the U.S. Department of Education:
|Race||% of Wisconsin students|
|Two or more||2.2|
School board elections
- See also: Wisconsin school board elections, 2014
A total of 11 Wisconsin school districts among America's largest school districts by enrollment held elections in 2014 for 30 seats. Each district held elections on April 1, 2014.
Here are several quick facts about Wisconsin's school board elections in 2014:
- The largest school district by enrollment with an election in 2014 was Madison Metropolitan School District with 24,806 K-12 students.
- The smallest school district by enrollment with an election in 2014 was West Allis-West Milwaukee School District with 9,281 K-12 students.
- Racine Unified School District had the most seats on the ballot in 2014 with four seats up for election.
- Four districts were tied for the fewest seats on the ballot in 2014 with two seats up for election in each district.
The districts listed below served 169,027 K-12 students during the 2010-2011 school year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. Click on the district names for more information on the district and its school board elections.
|2014 Wisconsin School Board Elections|
|District||Date||Seats up for election||Total board seats||Student enrollment|
|Appleton Area School District||4/1/2014||3||7||15,194|
|Eau Claire Area School District||4/1/2014||2||7||10,914|
|Green Bay Area Public School District||4/1/2014||2||7||20,376|
|Janesville School District||4/1/2014||3||9||10,339|
|Kenosha Unified School District||4/1/2014||2||7||22,986|
|Madison Metropolitan School District||4/1/2014||2||7||24,806|
|Oshkosh Area School District||4/1/2014||3||7||10,111|
|Racine Unified School District||4/1/2014||4||9||21,100|
|Sheboygan Area School District||4/1/2014||3||9||10,124|
|Waukesha School District||4/1/2014||3||9||13,796|
|West Allis-West Milwaukee School District||4/1/2014||3||9||9,281|
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