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70%
  • Prairie View Elementary
  • 510 N Crystal Lake Rd, Beaver Dam
  • Beaver Dam Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 458
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
67%
  • Wilson Elementary
  • 405 W 3rd St, Beaver Dam
  • Beaver Dam Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 373
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
65%
  • Washington Elementary
  • 600 Grove St, Beaver Dam
  • Beaver Dam Unified School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 258
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
55%
  • South Beaver Dam Elementary
  • W9787 County Road D, Beaver Dam
  • Beaver Dam Unified School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 148
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
50%
  • Lincoln Elementary
  • 210 Gould St, Beaver Dam
  • Beaver Dam Unified School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 225
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
45%
  • Jefferson Elementary
  • 301 Brook St, Beaver Dam
  • Beaver Dam Unified School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 329
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
42%
  • Beaver Dam High
  • 500 Gould St, Beaver Dam
  • Beaver Dam Unified School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,043
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
41%
  • Beaver Dam Middle School
  • 108 4th St, Beaver Dam
  • Beaver Dam Unified School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 778
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
20%
  • Don Smith Learning Academy
  • 400 E Burnett St, Beaver Dam
  • Beaver Dam Unified School District
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 53
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Beaver Dam school information

IndexBeaver DamWisconsinNational
Average Test Scores50%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools101,86979,221
Total private schools387224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1147,963
The Beaver Dam, WI educational system consists of 10 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Beaver Dam public schools have average test scores of 50% which is 7% higher than than the Wisconsin average and 2% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Beaver Dam public schools is 15:1, compared to 14:1 in Wisconsin and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 85.4% have completed high school, 18.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Beaver Dam

IndexBeaver DamWisconsinNational
Completed 8th grade87.3%89.0%84.3%
Completed high school85.4%87.8%83.0%
Completed some college48.8%59.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.2%38.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors18.6%28.4%30.3%
Completed masters6.6%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%

Beaver Dam, WI School Districts

Beaver Dam School District

There are a total of 10 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Beaver Dam. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Beaver Dam, WI schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Beaver Dam, WI, an average of 87.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Beaver Dam schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Beaver Dam, WI schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Oakfield, WI1,05355%11%
Columbus, WI5,00452%6%
Mayville, WI5,01650%2%
Juneau, WI2,72348%3%
Randolph, WI1,79447%4%
Beaver Dam, WI16,44050%2%

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Beaver Dam, WI16,44050%2%
Source: The Beaver Dam, WI education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.