Barron High School

1050 E Woodland Ave
Barron, WI 54812
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Barron High School serves 378 students in grades 9-12.
Barron High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Barron High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Barron High School's student population of 378 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Barron High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Barron High School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1767 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
15%
9%
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White
78%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.370.49
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarron Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Barron High School is Advanced Learning Academy Of Wisconsin (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barron Area Montessori School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Barron Barron Area Montessori School Charter School
    Grades: PK-3 | 50 students
    0.2 miles
    808 E Woodland Ave
    Barron, WI 54812
    (715) 537-5621
    0.2 PK-3 50
  • Barron Woodland Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 313 students
    0.2 miles
    808 E Woodland Ave
    Barron, WI 54812
    (715) 537-5621
    0.2 PK-4 313
  • Barron Advanced Learning Academy Of Wisconsin Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 51 students
    0.9 miles
    1050 E Woodland Ave
    Barron, WI 54812
    (715) 537-5627
    0.9 K-12 51
  • Barron Riverview Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 361 students
    0.9 miles
    135 W River Ave
    Barron, WI 54812
    (715) 537-5641
    0.9 5-8 361
  • Cameron Cameron Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 462 students
    5.0 miles
    919 N 2nd St
    Cameron, WI 54822
    (715) 458-4560
    5 PK-4 462

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