North High School

  • North High School serves 1,175 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (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 31% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • North 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 student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • North High School's student population of 1,175 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,175 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North 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 North High School is 0.47, 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#1561 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
19%
12%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
70%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.470.49
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Graduation Rate
88%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaukesha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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