Wainwright Middle School

Wainwright Middle School serves 322 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Wainwright Middle School operates within the Tippecanoe Corp School District.

Overview

The student population of 322 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 322 students
Wainwright Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade Wainwright Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 17:1
Hispanic
10%
9%
White
81%
71%
All Ethnic Groups Wainwright Middle School Sch Ethnicity Wainwright Middle School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.33 0.25
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
34%
41%
Wainwright Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,844 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Tippecanoe Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed 11,844 1,613
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $136 MM $21 MM
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $110 MM $18 MM
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,621 $13,002
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,404 $11,056
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mccutcheon High School (8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wea Ridge Middle School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is James Cole Elementary School (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LafayetteJames Cole Elementary School
    6418 East 900 South
    LafayetteIN 47909
    (765)523-2141
    2.3 mi | 216 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DaytonDayton Elementary School
    730 College St 187
    DaytonIN 47941
    (765)447-5004
    4.2 mi | 368 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LafayetteWoodland Elementary School
    3200 East 450 South
    LafayetteIN 47909
    (765)471-0241
    5 mi | 537 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LafayetteWea Ridge Middle School
    4410 South 150 East
    LafayetteIN 47909
    (765)471-2164
    6.7 mi | 623 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LafayetteWyandotte Elementary School
    5865 East 50 South
    LafayetteIN 47905
    (765)772-7000
    6.7 mi | 314 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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  • Recommended February 14, 2007 - If your child is labeled emotionally or learning disabled, this is not the school for you. The principal and counselor rarely assist those students. - Posted by Parent

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Lafayette, IN public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.13, which is lower than the Indiana average of 0.29. The most diverse school in Lafayette is Miami Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.