2000 Wolf Rd
Waukesha, WI 53186
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (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 32% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

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

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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 grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
737 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Horning Middle 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 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 Data
This School
State Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1482 out of 2025 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 737 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in WI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61 (Top 20%)

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