We take pride in the area school districts' commitment to educational excellence. Wisconsin traditionally ranks at the top of ACT scores for the United States, and several of Fond du Lac school districts rank above average within the state.
Area Private Schools:
Public Charter Schools: Fond du Lac STEM Academy and Institute
Public school districts:
Fond du Lac STEM Academy and Institute are 3rd - 11th multi-age, project based learning STEM schools. Students self-select projects to learn more about their interests and develop proficiency of the standards. The schools also have a strong focus on developing and building community within the classroom, allowing students to develop a sense of self, understanding of others, and experience ownership within their space. Higher education: Marian University
Marian University is a Catholic applied liberal arts community that welcomes diverse spiritual traditions. Marian provides outstanding academic programs designed to meet the needs of undergraduate, graduate students, and working adults. Marian University's main campus is located in Fond du Lac, with two additional centers in Appleton and West Allis. Additional outreach locations can be found throughout Wisconsin.Moraine Park Technical College
Moraine Park Tehnical College (MPTC) offers a well-rounded college experience. In addition to choosing from more than 100 career options, students can join one of our many clubs, take on a leadership role or travel internationally. Moraine Park campuses are conveniently located in Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac and West Bend, with regional centers in Jackson and Ripon.Ripon College
Ripon College is a private undergraduate liberal arts and sciences college located in the historic city of Ripon, Wisconsin. Founded in 1851 by Former New York State Legislator David Mapes and townspeople, the College has a long tradition of excellence in facilitating transformational interdisciplinary learning within its beautiful century-old buildings and in communities near and far. The intentionally small residential campus enrolls some 1,000 bright, high-achieving young men and women from nearly every state and from countries around the world.University of Wisconsin - Fond du Lac
The University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac is a freshman/sophomore campus of the University of Wisconsin, one of the finest university systems in the world. UW-Fond du Lac offers courses that are the foundation for more than 250 majors. Academic offerings include day and evening credit courses, study skills workshops and a college success course. Several bachelor's degree completion programs from five UW four-year schools can be earned entirely on the UW-Fond du Lac campus.