Bay View High School

  • Bay View High School serves 820 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Bay View High School's student population of 820 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 47% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students820 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bay View High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bay View High School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1999 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
29%
12%
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Black
52%
9%
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White
13%
70%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.630.28
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Graduation Rate50-54%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilwaukee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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