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About Appleton Area School District

We’ve collected a wealth of information about the Appleton Area School District so parents and taxpayers can understand how it operates and hold administrators and teachers accountable. Click on the links below to learn about the district’s academic performance, spending, how to contact board members, when public meetings take place, and much more.  For the latest news, click here.

  1. Facts and Figures
    Click here to learn about school enrollment, how student achievement has changed over time, and how much the district plans to spend this year.
  2. Leadership
    Learn about the background of new Superintendent Greg Hartjes and how to contact the seven members of the school board.
  3. Board Meeting Schedule
    Dates, time, and locations of upcoming school board meetings can be found here. The public may attend meetings or observe them via a live stream broadcast on the Appleton Area School District YouTube Channel. For remote attendance via telephone, dial: 1-312-626-6799 and use the Meeting ID listed on the agenda. 
  4. Meeting Minutes
    Minutes of past meetings of the Appleton Area School District Board of Directors can be found here. A great way to get up to speed on what’s happening in your schools is to study minutes from past meetings.
  5. News and Commentary
    This section provides links to dozens of recent articles and reports written by education experts here in Wisconsin as well as those affiliated with national think tanks. Learn about the state and national debates taking place over school reform. 
  6. School Choice Options
    Some parents in Appleton have the opportunity to send their children to private schools and have a portion of state tax revenues earmarked for their child apply toward the cost of tuition. This section discusses Wisconsin’s four school choice programs.
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Joseph Bast
Joseph Bast
Joseph Bast was born and raised in the Fox Valley, graduated from Kimberly High School, and went to college and had a career in Chicago. After retiring in 2018, he returned to the Fox Valley and currently resides in Appleton’s new Riverheath community. He and his wife, Diane, created the Wisconsin Patriots Toolbox website and are active with Northeast Wisconsin Patriots and Appleton Concerned Taxpayers.
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