Butler Middle School

310 N Hine Ave
Waukesha, WI 53188
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Butler Middle School serves 788 students in grades 6-8.
Butler Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 38%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 788 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in WI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Butler Middle School's student population of 788 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
788 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
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School Rankings

Butler Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,984 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Butler Middle School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#973 out of 1984 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
26%
13%
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Black
5%
9%
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White
63%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Butler Middle School's ranking?
Butler Middle School is ranked #973 out of 1,984 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Wisconsin.
What schools are Butler Middle School often compared to?
Butler Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Les Paul Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% WI state average), while 37% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% WI state average).
How many students attend Butler Middle School?
788 students attend Butler Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
63% of Butler Middle School students are White, 26% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Butler Middle School?
Butler Middle School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does Butler Middle School offer ?
Butler Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Butler Middle School part of?
Butler Middle School is part of Waukesha School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 788 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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