Homestead High School

  • Homestead High School serves 1,310 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Homestead High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Homestead High School's student population of 1,310 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,310 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Homestead High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,027 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Homestead High School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#98 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
7%
9%
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White
80%
71%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Homestead High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.350.48
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Graduation Rate
98%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMequon-thiensville School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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