Horning Middle School

2000 Wolf Rd
Waukesha, WI 53186
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Horning Middle School serves 737 students in grades 6-8.
Horning Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Horning Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Horning Middle School's student population of 737 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students737 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

Horning Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Horning Middle School is 0.61, which is more 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
#1763 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
34%
12%
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Black
7%
9%
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White
52%
70%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaukesha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Horning Middle School is Waukesha Transition Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverview School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Banting Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waukesha Banting Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
    0.2 miles
    2019 Butler Dr
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 970-1205
    0.2 PK-5 473
  • Waukesha Hillcrest Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 331 students
    1.0 miles
    2200 Davidson Rd
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 970-1805
    1 PK-5 331
  • Waukesha Waukesha Transition Academy Special Education School
    Grades: 12 | 45 students
    1.4 miles
    1150 Whiterock Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 970-1102
    1.4 12 45
  • Waukesha White Rock Campus
    Grades: PK-2 | 414 students
    1.4 miles
    1150 Whiterock Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 970-2700
    1.4 PK-2 414
  • Waukesha Riverview School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 3 students
    1.5 miles
    521 Riverview Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 548-7731
    1.5 6-12 3

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