Whitehorse Middle School

Whitehorse Middle School serves 435 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Whitehorse Middle School operates within the Madison Metropolitan School District.

Overview

The student population of 435 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 435 students
Whitehorse Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Whitehorse Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Whitehorse Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Whitehorse Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
3%
Whitehorse Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
13%
10%
Whitehorse Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
20%
11%
Whitehorse Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
54%
73%
Whitehorse Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Whitehorse Middle School Sch Ethnicity Whitehorse 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.
0.65 0.25
Whitehorse 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.
46%
34%
Whitehorse 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.
4%
6%
Whitehorse Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 27,300 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Madison Metropolitan School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
3
Number of Students Managed 27,300 927
Madison Metropolitan   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $362 MM $12 MM
Madison Metropolitan   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $348 MM $12 MM
Madison Metropolitan   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,767 $12,827
Madison Metropolitan   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,189 $12,642
Madison Metropolitan   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 Monona Grove High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is O'keeffe Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Schenk Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Madison Schenk Elementary School
    230 Schenk St
    Madison , WI 53714
    (608)204-1500
    0  mi  |  504  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Madison Lowell Elementary School
    401 Maple Ave
    Madison , WI 53704
    (608)204-6600
    0.9  mi  |  410  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Madison Nuestro Mundo Elementary School
    Charter School
    4201 Buckeye Rd
    Madison , WI 53716
    (608)204-1076
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  269  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Madison Allis Elementary School
    4201 Buckeye Rd
    Madison , WI 53716
    (608)204-1056
    1  mi  |  428  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Madison Kennedy Elementary School
    221 Meadowlark Dr
    Madison , WI 53714
    (608)204-3420
    1.3  mi  |  598  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
Madison, 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 0.49, which is higher than the Wisconsin average of 0.27. The most diverse school in Madison is Lindbergh Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.