KAUKAUNA — The Kaukauna Area School District was graded as “exceeding expectations” in the latest school report card released today by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.

The district had an overall grade of 71.5.

Topping the list of achievement was New Directions Learning Community with an overall score of 91.5, or “significantly exceeds expectations,” making it one of the top performing schools in the state.

Kaukauna High School had a grade of 60.0, “meeting expectations.”

River View Middle School had a grade of 78.1, on the upper end of exceeds expectations.


Among the other schools:

For detailed district and school report cards, visit the DPI’s website. The DPI recommends careful review of not only the report card front page, but of the multiple pages of student performance data broken down by student group and across years to highlight trends and deepen analysis of group, school, and district performance. 

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By Dan Plutchak

Dan Plutchak, born and raised in Kaukauna, is cofounder of Kaukauna Community News.