District Summary Ratings

Many of the schools in this district are rated average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District
These are some of the top-rated public schools in Wadena Deer Creek School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.
District Student Progress

Students at many of the schools in this district are making about the same academic progress as the state average.

Academic Summary
Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.

Advanced Courses
Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.

Student Demographics
Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.

Teachers & Staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.

District Calendar

District Finances
How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Wadena-Deer Creek School District
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Parent / Guardian
August 09, 2019
We have been very pleased with our children’s experience as well as ours as parents at WDC. The teachers are great and the community is supportive of their school.
Parent / Guardian
August 09, 2019
All four of our children have attended public school in wadena and we have been and continue to be very pleased with our choice to send them here. The teachers we have had genuinely cared about the... More
Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
December 08, 2016
I don't understand some of the other reviews. We have two children enrolled at Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary and we are extremely happy with their education. My sons both do wonderful in school, all of... More
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