Wayne Bartels Middle School

2505 New Pinery Rd

Portage, WI 53901-1108

Tel: (608)742-2165
Grades: 7-8

343 students

Wayne Bartels Middle School serves 343 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Wayne Bartels Middle School operates within the Portage Community School District.

Overview

The student population of 343 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 343 students
Wayne Bartels Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Wayne Bartels Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Wayne Bartels Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less 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 12:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
4%
10%
Black
2%
11%
White
89%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Wayne Bartels Middle School Sch Ethnicity Wayne Bartels 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.
0.21 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%
34%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,584 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Portage Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 2,584 927
Portage Community   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $12 MM
Portage Community   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $32 MM $12 MM
Portage Community   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,019 $12,827
Portage Community   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,110 $12,642
Portage Community   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Portage High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is River Crossing Charter School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodridge Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PortagePortage High School
    301 East Collins St
    PortageWI 53901
    (608)742-8545
    0.2 mi | 771 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PortageRiver Crossing Charter School
    Charter School
    191 East Slifer St
    PortageWI 53901
    (608)742-3764
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 14 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • PortageWoodridge Elementary School
    333 East Slifer St
    PortageWI 53901
    (608)742-3494
    0.5 mi | 203 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • PortageMuir Elementary School
    2600 Woodcrest Dr
    PortageWI 53901
    (608)742-5531
    0.6 mi | 463 students | Gr. 2-6                      
  • PortageColumbia Correctional Institution High School
    Alternative School
    Hwy 127route 3
    PortageWI 53901
    (608)742-9100
    Alternative School

    1 mi | 3 students | Gr. 11-12                      

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Did You Know?
Portage, 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 0.45, which is higher than the Wisconsin average of 0.27. The most diverse school in Portage is Columbia Correctional Institution High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.