About North Wasco County SD21
North Wasco is a premier school district. We provide students a rigorous and relevant education with schools performing academically in the top 5% of the nation. Our students are inspired by a talented, innovative, and highly effective staff that values continuous professional growth. Our district graduates citizens who are ethical and motivated to achieve their limitless potential. North Wasco is fully embraced by the community, reflecting its health and well-being.
North Wasco County School District serves approximately 3,000 students in Kindergarten through grade 12. Three elementary schools serve grades Kindergarten through fifth; sixth through eighth grades are located at The Dalles Middle School and The Dalles High School main campus serves 9th through 12th grade. Our High School belongs to the 5A-5 Columbia River Conference District of the Oregon Schools Activities Association. We have recently added another district school, Innovations Academy, which offers innovative and alternative programs to students K-12.