Independence High School

23786 Indee Blvd
Independence, WI 54747
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Independence High School serves 110 students in grades 9-12.
Independence 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Independence High School's student population of 110 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students110 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Independence High 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 Independence High School is 0.39, 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
#1749 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
12%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
76%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.390.49
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndependence School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Independence High School is Whitehall Memorial Junior/senior High School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Independence Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Independence Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Independence Independence Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 191 students
    0.0 miles
    23786 Indee Blvd
    Independence, WI 54747
    (715) 985-3172
    0 PK-5 191
  • Independence Independence Middle School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 72 students
    0.3 miles
    23786 Indee Blvd
    Independence, WI 54747
    (715) 985-3172
    0.3 6-8 72
  • Whitehall Whitehall Memorial Junior/senior High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 345 students
    4.7 miles
    19121 Hobson St
    Whitehall, WI 54773
    (715) 538-4364
    4.7 7-12 345
  • Whitehall Whitehall Memorial Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 438 students
    4.9 miles
    19121 Hobson St
    Whitehall, WI 54773
    (715) 538-4364
    4.9 PK-6 438
  • Arcadia Arcadia Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 555 students
    8.7 miles
    358 E River St
    Arcadia, WI 54612
    (608) 323-3315
    8.7 PK-4 555

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