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 (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Wainwright Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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 less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 17:1
Wainwright Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Wainwright Middle School Asian (1994-2010)
Hispanic
10%
9%
Wainwright Middle School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Wainwright Middle School Black (1988-2007)
White
81%
71%
Wainwright Middle School White (1988-2012)
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 0.45
Wainwright Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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 (1988-2012)
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%
Wainwright Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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 1,517
District Total Revenue $136 MM $21 MM
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $110 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,621 $13,002
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,404 $11,056
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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
  • Lafayette James Cole Elementary School
    6418 East 900 South
    Lafayette , IN , 47909
    (765)523-2141
    2.3  mi  |  216  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Dayton Dayton Elementary School
    730 College St 187
    Dayton , IN , 47941
    (765)447-5004
    4.2  mi  |  368  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lafayette Woodland Elementary School
    3200 East 450 South
    Lafayette , IN , 47909
    (765)471-0241
    5  mi  |  537  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lafayette Wea Ridge Middle School
    4410 South 150 East
    Lafayette , IN , 47909
    (765)471-2164
    6.7  mi  |  623  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lafayette Wyandotte Elementary School
    5865 East 50 South
    Lafayette , IN , 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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