Welcome to the Durand-Arkansaw School District

The Durand-Arkansaw School District is a preK-12 public school district located in the scenic hills and valleys along the southern end of the Chippewa River in Durand, Wisconsin.  In addition to Durand, surrounding communities that are part of our district include: Arkansaw, Eau Galle, Lima, Maxville and Rock Falls.  There are four private schools within our district boundaries:  Assumption Catholic Schools, Duscham, Albany Hills and Peru Amish schools.

The District has one elementary school, Caddie Woodlawn Elementary, grades 4K – 5 and a middle/high school, Durand Middle High School, grades 6 – 12.  River Valley Alternative School located in the middle/high school.  Our mascot is a black panther and we are known as the Durand Panthers. 

The District enrollment is approximately 1025 students.  Staffing includes 85 professional educators, 65 support staff and 5 administrators.    The district is directed by a seven-member, elected Board of Education.  We are considered a rural school district and approximately 80% of our students are bused to school.

Our Vision:  Our children will be respectful, responsible and resourceful.

Our Mission:  To stimulate, facilitate and educate.

We hope that you find our website helpful.  If you have questions please call our district office at 715-672-8919.