Memorial High School

  • Memorial High School serves 1,749 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 19% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Memorial High School's student population of 1,749 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,749 students
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Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Memorial High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Memorial High School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1861 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Memorial High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Memorial High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
34%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Memorial High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
22%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Memorial High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
40%
70%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Memorial High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.680.27
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Graduation Rate
93%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Memorial High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Memorial High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeloit School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Memorial High School is Beloit Learning Academy (0.7 miles away)
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