482 E Geneva St
Elkhorn, WI 53121
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Elkhorn Area High School serves 975 students in grades 9-12.
Elkhorn Area 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 975 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in WI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Elkhorn Area High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

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School Overview

Elkhorn Area High School's student population of 975 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
975 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
62 teachers
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School Rankings

Elkhorn Area High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,025 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Elkhorn Area High School is 0.33, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1122 out of 2025 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
14%
13%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
81%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.33
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
88%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 975 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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