Wainwright Middle School

Wainwright Middle School serves 323 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% 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.

School Overview

The student population of 323 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 323 students
Wainwright Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wainwright Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Wainwright Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wainwright Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
Wainwright Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
18%
10%
Wainwright Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
79%
71%
Wainwright Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Wainwright Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Wainwright Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.35 0.27
Wainwright Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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 (1988-2014)
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 (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,259 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,096 is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,554 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Tippecanoe Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 12,259 1,472
Tippecanoe  Corp School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $142 MM $19 MM
Tippecanoe  Corp School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $124 MM $16 MM
Tippecanoe  Corp School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,096 $12,273
Tippecanoe  Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,554 $10,163
Tippecanoe  Corp School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • LafayetteJames Cole Elementary School
    2.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 234 students6418 East 900 South
    LafayetteIN 47909
    (765)523-2141
    2.3KG-5234
  • DaytonDayton Elementary School
    4.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 388 students730 College St 187
    DaytonIN 47941
    (765)447-5004
    4.2KG-5388
  • LafayetteWoodland Elementary School
    5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 545 students3200 East 450 South
    LafayetteIN 47909
    (765)471-0241
    5KG-5545
  • LafayetteWea Ridge Middle School
    6.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 660 students4410 South 150 East
    LafayetteIN 47909
    (765)471-2164
    6.76-8660
  • LafayetteWyandotte Elementary School
    6.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 387 students5865 East 50 South
    LafayetteIN 47905
    (765)772-7000
    6.7KG-5387

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If your child is labeled emotionally or learning disabled, this is not the school for you. The principal and counselor rarely assist those students.
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