The Appleton Area School District is located in the heart of the Fox Cities and is the sixth largest school district in the state. We serve over 15,000 students in our fifteen elementary schools, four middle schools, three high schools, thirteen Charter schools, and one magnet school.

The Appleton Area School District (AASD) has a rich, 166-year history of educational excellence, coupled with a commitment to continue to improve our ability to meet the educational needs of our present and future students. The AASD strives to address the needs of all learners and provide graduating students with the skills and knowledge to successfully pursue the higher education essential for their chosen career paths.

Mission Statement

As members of the Appleton Area School District, we believe that all students can learn at high levels when we provide the highest quality instruction; maintain and communicate high expectations; create supportive learning environments that foster a sense of belonging; and develop and maintain strong community and home-school connections.