“Not being from the area originally, we weren’t sure what to expect from the schools. What we experienced for all of our children was an amazing, supportive learning environment that prepared them well for life after high school.”
- Shannon Lewis
Parent in Plover, WI
Portage County is home to one of the best educational systems in the nation, according to the 2009 Wisconsin Sustainable Business Report. Our many public and private early childhood development facilities place your child’s education and well-being as their primary goal. Our preschools and kindergartens, elementary and middle schools, and our high schools rely on teachers and the students’ parents to help students achieve the highest level of academic success.
Our schools promote a strong sense of character and responsibility in our students. The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and Mid-State Technical College provide numerous majors and minors to students who desire to advance their education. These higher education institutions provide our students with the tools and skills to help create a more sustainable future. Portage County has the professional development resources to help adults continue their education in all career levels and types. No matter the age of you or your family, Portage County has the facilities to address your educational needs.
#37 Best School District in Wisconsin, Niche.com
#17 Best Private High School, Niche.com
8/10 Rating on Greatschools.org