Waite High School

Waite High School serves 834 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Waite High School operates within the Toledo City School District.
Toledo City School District's 55% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 834 students has declined by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 834 students
Waite High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Waite High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Waite High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Waite High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 18:1
Waite High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
26%
5%
Waite High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
23%
16%
Waite High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
43%
73%
Waite High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
8%
4%
Waite High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.70 0.22
Waite High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
76%
39%
Waite High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
3%
5%
Waite High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Toledo City School District's student population of 21,669 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 55% has increased from 53% over five years.
The revenue/student of $19,055 is higher than the state average of $11,970. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $19,000 is higher than the state average of $11,436. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Toledo City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
2
Number of Students Managed 21,669 876
Toledo City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 55% 89%
Toledo City School District Graduation Rate (1996-2014)
District Total Revenue $490 MM $12 MM
Toledo City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $488 MM $12 MM
Toledo City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $19,055 $11,970
Toledo City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,000 $11,436
Toledo City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ToledoL. Hollingworth School For Talented And GiftedCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 229 students
    0.2 miles
    824 6th St
    ToledoOH 43605
    (419)705-3411
    0.2KG-8229
  • ToledoGarfield Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 432 students
    0.4 miles
    1103 North Ravine Parkway
    ToledoOH 43605
    (419)671-7550
    0.4KG-8432
  • ToledoBirmingham Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 414 students
    0.5 miles
    2222 Bakewell St
    ToledoOH 43605
    (419)671-7700
    0.5KG-8414
  • ToledoMaritime Academy Of Toledo, TheCharter School
    Grades: 5-12 | 235 students
    0.6 miles
    803 Water St
    ToledoOH 43604
    (419)244-9999
    0.65-12235
  • ToledoAurora AcademyCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 173 students
    0.7 miles
    541 Utah St
    ToledoOH 43605
    (419)693-6841
    0.7KG-8173

School Reviews

5.0  11/28/2014
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?
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