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Improve & Innovate

Follow along for referendum projects, timeline and progress of our community's investment.

Annual Student Registration

2024-25 School Year Calendar

Find this year's school year calendar here. The first day of school for neighborhood schools is September 3, 2024.

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News & Events

Summer Hours

Our schools have shortened hours during the summer months. Their schedules may vary so we encourage calling before visiting.

Now in its sixth year! Join us for a city-wide, open to all ages and abilities TERROR TWILIGHT TRACK MEET presented by Appleton West High School. Come down the street or from across the state! On Wednesday, July 31, from 6:00 - 8:00PM, Appleton West will showcase its beautiful track by hosting a hand-timed meet, with music, food, and more at the outdoor track.

HAIS Final Logo

The Appleton Area School District (AASD) is proud to announce the establishment of the Hmong American Immersion School (HAIS). This 4K-5th grade charter school will focus on academic excellence utilizing Hmong culture, history, language, and next-generation socially and emotionally intelligent citizens. 

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The month of July brings warmer weather, summer vacations, and registration information. Read more about student registration, completion of the Meal Benefits Application, payment of fees, and information regarding immunizations below.

Scullen Leadership Center
Scullen Leadership Center
Scullen Leadership Center

Data & Facts


At the close of the 2023-24 school year, 57% of our staff held an advanced degree


languages are spoken in our schools with the majority of the non-English speaking students speaking Hmong and Spanish


2022-23 graduation rate


Appleton Community 4K sites (14 community partner sites and 4 school host sites)


Public charter schools, second only to the Milwaukee School District, which has 19

Every Student, Every Day

Resources & Operational Excellence

Align resources and operations directly to district priorities that ensure the success of all students with maximum efficiency and excellence

Family & Community Partnerships

Create and maintain strong family, community and business partnerships to accelerate our collective impact on student success

Inclusive & Engaging Culture To Support Teaching & Learning

Ensure a safe, healthy and welcoming school enviroment for all

Student Success

Ensure every student is academically, socially, and emotionally successful and graduate ready for college/career and their community.