Darlington High School

11838 Center Hill Rd
Darlington, WI 53530
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 269 students in grades 9-12, Darlington High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 269 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • : ≥90% (Top 50% in WI)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Darlington High School's student population of 269 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Darlington High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,984 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Darlington High School is 0.40, which is less 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
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State Level (WI)
#1034 out of 1984 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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30-34%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Darlington High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
35-39%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
23%
13%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
74%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.40
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≥90%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Darlington High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Darlington High School's ranking?
Darlington High School is ranked #1034 out of 1,984 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Wisconsin.
What schools are Darlington High School often compared to?
Darlington High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Black Hawk High School, Pecatonica High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% WI state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% WI state average).
What is the graduation rate of Darlington High School?
The graduation rate of Darlington High School is 90%, which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 87%.
How many students attend Darlington High School?
269 students attend Darlington High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of Darlington High School students are White, 23% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Darlington High School?
Darlington High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does Darlington High School offer ?
Darlington High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Darlington High School part of?
Darlington High School is part of Darlington Community School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 269 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • : ≥90% (Top 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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