About Spooner Schools
The School District of Spooner is located in Washburn and Burnett Counties in northwest Wisconsin. The District is comprised of the City of Spooner and all or part of 20 townships in the greater Spooner area. The District’s approximately 550 square miles make it one of Wisconsin’s largest school districts in terms of geographical area.
The District services students at 3 schools located in the City of Spooner. Spooner Elementary School (SES) serves K-4 students, Spooner Middle School (SMS) serves 5th
through 8th grade students and Spooner High School (SHS) serves the District’s 9th through 12th grade population. The District also provides early childhood special education services at various facilities in the community and provides the majority of the financial support for the Washburn County Alternative School located in nearby Shell Lake.
A general description of the Spooner area’s demographics is rural and lower income. The District’s 2011-2012 enrollment is 1,240.