King International High School

  • King International High School serves 1,464 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • King International 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 top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • King International High School's student population of 1,464 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • King International High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 22:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of King International High School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of King International High School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of King International High School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in King International High School and percentage of American Indian students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
11%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in King International High School and the percentage of Asian students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in King International High School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
59%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in King International High School and the percentage of Black students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
21%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in King International High School and the percentage of White students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in King International High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.590.26
This chart display the diversity score of King International High School and the average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of King International High School and graduation rate of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in King International High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in King International High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilwaukee School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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