Scales Mound CUSD #211 is a Pre K-12 grade public school district 70 square  miles in area, all of which is located in northern Jo Daviess County. The District  is positioned approximately 25 miles east of Dubuque, Iowa and 80 miles  southwest of Madison, Wisconsin. The areas making up the School District  include the Village of Scales Mound, Apple Canyon Lake and the  Galena Territory. Our enrollment is less than 300 students with an elementary  class size average of less than 15 students per section and a pupil to teacher  ratio of approximately 13 to 1. All Scales Mound Student are housed under a  single school building. The district owns nor lease any other facilities. The  District offers a rich curriculum and a number of co-curricular opportunities.  Scales Mound students have traditionally scored well on the Illinois Standards  Achievement Test and the Iowa Test of Basic Skills. 

High School Track 
Congratulations BSMS Track & Field
Conference Champions
Regional Champions
Sectional Champions
Conference Champions
2nd Place Regionals
3rd Place Sectional
State Bound
Trinity Law - High Jump
Ben Davis - High Jump
Matthew Davis - High Jump
Nic Davis - 4x800 Relay
Ethan Shetler - 4x400 Relay



Under Construction!!!

Effective May 29, 2018

The Scales Mound School

Fitness Center and Weight Room

will be closed until further notice.
Thank you for your patience! 

Scales Mound FFA Alumni and Shepherd of the Hills Church
The Scales Mound FFA Alumni and Shepherd of the Hills Church will be hosting the 2nd annual Ag Heritage Day and Tractor Drive on June 9. If you don't have a tractor, make plans to eat lunch, visit the petting zoo and take a hayride.
Ag Heritage Day
2017-18 and 2018 -19 School Calendar 


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 School Calendar 1819.pdf
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The Regular School Phone number is 815-845-2215
If you need to contact us during school time
when there is a power outage,
or phone issue you may call 1-815-281-2332
The Office email address is office@scalesmound.net

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