807 East Avenue South | La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601 | 608.789.7600

Welcome. The School District of La Crosse is a recognized leader in providing unique, engaging experiences for our students. Believing that ‘one size does not fit all’ when it comes to education, the District provides both traditional, neighborhood school options as well as several choice programs and charter schools.

Led by an outstanding Board of Education, the District’s vision is for students to discover their talents and abilities and be prepared to pursue their dreams and aspirations while contributing effectively to their local, national and global communities. We hope this website will give you insights into our outstanding programs and services available to our students and families.

Yours in education,

Randy Nelson, Superintendent of Schools

  • Northside Elementary School awarded design honor

    The Board of Education for the School District of La Crosse recognized Matthew Wolfert, President of Bray Architects, and his team at the Board’s meeting Monday, August 3, 2015, for winning the Platinum Award from the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) for their design of the district’s Northside Elementary School. Northside Elementary School is […]
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  • Hamilton Elementary starts off the 2015-2016 school year

    The 2015-2016 school year has begun! Thursday, July 16 was the first day of school for students at Hamilton Elementary School. The year-round calendar at Hamilton Elementary begins the school year during the summer, and ends the school year at the same time as the rest of the schools in the District. Also referred to [...]
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  • Board of Education recognizes Western Technical College for partnership

    The Board of Education for the School District of La Crosse recognized Western Technical College for their partnership with the district at the Board’s meeting Monday night. The long standing partnership between the School District of La Crosse and Western provides a wide array of programs and services for students in the district. Western provides […]
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  • La Crosse teacher works to preserve her heritage

    Congrats to Mai Chao Duddeck, a School District of La Crosse art teacher on this great La Crosse Tribune story about a book she has published and how she works to preserve her heritage and culture. Read the entire story from the La Crosse Tribune by clicking here.
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  • Longfellow student receives national FBLA award

    Longfellow Middle School students Connor Iverson, Claire Ivens, and Ahmad Jandal created a website about middle level Future Business Leaders of America and presented their website and creative process to a panel of judges at the FBLA State Leadership Conference this past April. They placed second in the Website Creation event at the state level […]
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