Whitehorse Middle School

Whitehorse Middle School serves 468 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the WI average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Whitehorse Middle School operates within the Madison Metropolitan School District.

School Overview

The student population of 468 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 468 students
Whitehorse Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Whitehorse Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Whitehorse Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Whitehorse Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 12:1 16:1
Whitehorse Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
Whitehorse Middle School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
16%
10%
Whitehorse Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
20%
10%
Whitehorse Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
54%
72%
Whitehorse Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
8%
2%
Whitehorse Middle 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.
0.64 0.25
Whitehorse Middle 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.
46%
36%
Whitehorse Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
4%
6%
Whitehorse Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Madison Metropolitan School District's student population of 27,185 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,603 is higher than the state average of $13,583. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,303 is higher than the state average of $13,316. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Madison Metropolitan School District
Number of Schools
Managed
54
3
Number of Students Managed 27,185 882
Madison Metropolitan   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $360 MM $12 MM
Madison Metropolitan   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $352 MM $12 MM
Madison Metropolitan   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,603 $13,583
Madison Metropolitan   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,303 $13,316
Madison Metropolitan   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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    0 miles
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    MadisonWI 53704
    (608)204-6600
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    1 miles
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    MadisonWI 53716
    (608)204-1056
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    1 miles
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    MadisonWI 53716
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    1.3 miles
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    MadisonWI 53714
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