John Muir Middle School

  • John Muir Middle School serves 1,032 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (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 49% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • John Muir Middle 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

  • John Muir Middle School's student population of 1,032 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,032 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John Muir Middle 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 John Muir Middle School is 0.52, 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#738 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
20%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
12%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
66%
70%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.520.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWausau School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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