Waite High School

Waite High School serves 1,004 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Waite High School operates within the Toledo City School District.
The school district's 49% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 1004 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,004 students
Waite High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Waite High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Waite High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is less than the state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
Waite High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Waite High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
19%
4%
Waite High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
28%
17%
Waite High School Black (1988-2012)
White
45%
73%
Waite High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Waite High School Sch Ethnicity Waite High 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.
0.68 0.79
Waite High 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.
78%
37%
Waite High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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%
6%
Waite High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,883 students has decreased by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 49% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Toledo City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
3
Number of Students Managed 22,883 1,089
Toledo City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 49% 87%
Toledo City School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $486 MM $12 MM
District Spending $454 MM $11 MM
Toledo City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,335 $10,997
Toledo City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,111 $10,473
Toledo City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Maritime Academy Of Toledo, The (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Maritime Academy Of Toledo, The (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is L. Hollingworth School For Talented And Gifted (0.2 miles away)
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  • Recommended November 28, 2014 - I absolutely love Waite High School. It is an amazing school with amazing classes. It is easy to make friends. The administratrors are very strict on the No Bullying rule. Sure there are some teachers who act like they dont care, but dont all schools have those? - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Did You Know?
Toledo, OH 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 0.59, which is higher than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Toledo is Walbridge Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.