Greenfield High School

Greenfield High School serves 1,295 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Greenfield High School operates within the Greenfield School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is lower than the WI state average of 94%.

Overview

The student population of 1295 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,295 students
Greenfield High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Greenfield High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Greenfield High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.78. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Greenfield High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
3%
Greenfield High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
21%
10%
Greenfield High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
11%
Greenfield High School Black (1988-2012)
White
63%
73%
Greenfield High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Greenfield High School Sch Ethnicity Greenfield 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.
0.56 0.78
Greenfield 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.
29%
34%
Greenfield High 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.
8%
6%
Greenfield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,813 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Greenfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,813 927
Greenfield   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 87% 94%
Greenfield   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $42 MM $12 MM
District Spending $67 MM $12 MM
Greenfield   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,629 $12,827
Greenfield   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,081 $12,642
Greenfield   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hamilton High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Greendale Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edgewood Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Greenfield Edgewood Elementary School
    4711 South 47th St
    Greenfield , WI , 53220
    (414)281-5750
    0.8  mi  |  371  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greenfield Maple Grove Elementary School
    6921 West Coldspring Rd
    Greenfield , WI , 53220
    (414)541-0600
    0.8  mi  |  503  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Milwaukee Whitman Elementary School
    4200 South 54th St
    Milwaukee , WI , 53220
    (414)604-7700
    0.8  mi  |  286  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Greendale Greendale Middle School
    6800 Schoolway
    Greendale , WI , 53129
    (414)423-2800
    1.2  mi  |  624  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Greendale Canterbury Elementary School
    7000 Enfield Ave
    Greendale , WI , 53129
    (414)423-2770
    1.4  mi  |  332  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

  • Recommended January 17, 2015 - Just relocated to the area moved into the Greenfield area. I was worry about the school system in the area since I heard so many bad reports. However, after meeting the staff at Greenfield High School and reviewing with my student who stated that the school is outstanding and she is looking forward in attending. - Posted by Parent

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Milwaukee County, WI 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 0.35, which is lower than the Wisconsin average of 0.78. The most diverse school district in Milwaukee County is Glendale-river Hills School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.