Groppi High School

Groppi High School serves 140 students in grades 9-12.
Groppi High 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 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Groppi High School's student population of 140 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students140 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Groppi High School is ranked within the top 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 Groppi High School is 0.24, 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
#636 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
12%
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Black
87%
9%
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White
2%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.49
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Graduation Rate
30-34%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilwaukee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Groppi High School is Reagan College Preparatory High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Burdick Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whittier Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee Whittier Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 220 students
    0.6 miles
    4382 S 3rd St
    Milwaukee, WI 53207
    (414) 294-1400
    0.6 PK-5 220
  • Milwaukee Burdick Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 630 students
    0.8 miles
    4348 S Griffin Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53207
    (414) 294-1200
    0.8 PK-8 630
  • Milwaukee Bay View Montessori School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 282 students
    1.3 miles
    357 E Howard Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53207
    (414) 935-0700
    1.3 PK-4 282
  • Milwaukee Ideal Charter School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 323 students
    1.3 miles
    1420 W Goldcrest Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53221
    (414) 267-1600
    1.3 PK-8 323
  • Milwaukee Milwaukee Parkside School Math: 14% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 805 students
    1.3 miles
    2969 S Howell Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53207
    (414) 294-1600
    1.3 PK-8 805

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