325 Carroll St
Waukesha, WI 53186
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Les Paul Middle School serves 707 students in grades 6-8.
Les Paul 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 40% (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 39% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Les Paul Middle School's student population of 707 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
707 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Les Paul 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 Les Paul Middle School is 0.50, 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
#1148 out of 2025 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
20%
12%
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Black
7%
9%
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White
68%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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: 707 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in WI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Top 30%)

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